CAL FIRE/Riverside County Fire Chief Suspend Permit Burning
Affects state and local responsibility area lands within County of Riverside
Effective 12:00 p.m. Wednesday, June 16, 2010, open burning by permit in Riverside County areas under Cal Fire/Riverside County Fire responsibility is suspended except within incorporated cities.
This suspension remains in effect until it is revoked by the County Fire Chief.
Other open burning restrictions in effect outside city limits include:
- Campfires, except within established campfire facilities in established public campgrounds
- Warming fires, on-site inspection and permit required
- Cooking fires when no alternative means of cooking is available, on-site inspection and permit required
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