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Alaska Fire Restrictions by Borough/Census Area

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Borough/Census Area

City of Akutan

Restricted
Yard Debris, Open or Controlled Burn, Burn Barrels
09.03.070 Refuse Burning Prohibitions (PDF 1.54M)
Contact
Website
907-698-2315 (Public Safety)

City of Unalaska

Restricted
Fireworks
13.24.090 Fireworks Regulations
Contact
Website
907-581-1233 (Fire Dept./EMS)

Anchorage Borough & Municipality

Restricted
Campfires, Fireworks,Explosive Materials, Yard Debris, Open or Controlled Burn, Burn Barrels
14.70.180 Fireworks, 25.70.060 Fire Restrictions in City & Borough Parks, 15.30.080 Open Burning Restrictions, 8.20.030 Criminally Negligent Burning, 25.10.007 Daily Use Permits for Campsites, 25.70.060 Fire Restrictions in City and Borough Parks
Contact
Website
907-267-4901 (AFD Fire Prevention Division)

City of Bethel

Restricted
Yard Debris, Open or Controlled Burn, Burn Barrels
13.12.290 Refuse Burning Restrictions
Contact
Website
907-543-2131 (Fire Dept.)

Bristol Bay Borough

Restricted
Fireworks
9.12 Fireworks Restrictions
Contact
Website
907-246-4224 (Main Number)

City & Borough of Juneau

Restricted
Campfires, Fireworks, Yard Debris, Open or Controlled Burn, Burn Barrels
36.40.040 Air Pollution Alerts & Emergencies, 67.01.090(j) Fire restrictions in Recreational Areas, 19.10.5601.1.3 Fireworks Restrictions , 36.40.060 Open Burning Restrictions
Contact
Website
907-586-5322 (Fire Dept.)

City & Borough of Petersburg

Restricted
Fireworks, Yard Debris, Open or Controlled Burn, Burn Barrels
9.28 Fireworks Restrictions, 9.24 Open Burning Restrictions
Contact
Website
907-772-3355 (Fire Marshall, Open Burn Application)

City & Borough of Sitka

Restricted
Fireworks
23.1.020(B) Fires in Parks & Recreation Areas, 10.24 Fireworks Restrictions
Contact
Website
907-747-3233 (Fire Dept.)

City & Borough of Wrangell

Restricted
Campfires, Fireworks, Open or Controlled Burn, Burn Barrels
9.12 Fireworks Restrictions, 18.16.060, 105.8 Open Burning Permits, 15.18.052 Refuse Burning Restrictions
Contact
Website
907-874-3223 (Fire Dept.)

City of Anderson

Restricted
Campfires
6.12 Fire Control Prevention Regulations
Contact
Website
907-582-2500 (Fire Dept.)

City of Aleknagikak

Restricted
Fireworks, Yard Debris, Open or Controlled Burn, Burn Barrels
02.56.065 Fireworks, 02.33.036 Refuse Burning
Contact
Website
907-842-5953 (Fire Dept.)

City of Dillingham

Restricted
Campfires, Yard Debris
11.12 Fire Regulations, 2.42.240 Port of Dillingham Fire Restrictions
Contact
Website
907-842-2288 (Fire Dept.)

Fairbanks North Star Borough

Restricted
Yard Debris, Open or Controlled Burn, Burn Barrels
21.16 Fireworks Restrictions, 21.28 PM2.5 Air Quality Control Program
Contact
Website
907-459-1234 (Air Quality Division)

City of Fairbanks

Restricted
Campfires, Fireworks
Ch.30 Fire Prevention & Protection, 30-66 to 30-72 Fire Restrictions
Contact
Website
907-450-6600 (Fire Dept.)

City of North Pole

Restricted
Fireworks
5.12 Fireworks Restrictions, 8.01.050 Burning of Garbage and Refuse
Contact
Website
907-488-2232 (Fire Dept.)

Haines Borough

Restricted
Campfires, Fireworks,Explosive Materials, Yard Debris, Open or Controlled Burn, Burn Barrels
15.08 Fire Safety, 8.16 Fireworks Restrictions, 8.16.030 Permitted Fireworks Displays, 12.30.030 Public Parks: Fire Restrictions
Contact
Website
907-766-2115 (Volunteer Fire Dept.)

City of Angoon

Restricted
Fireworks, Explosive Materials
9.28 Fireworks/Explosives Restrictions
Contact
Website
907-788-3631 (Public Safety)

City of Hoonah

Restricted
Firewworks, Yard Debris, Open or Controlled Burn, Burn Barrels
8.08.080(N) Fire/Explosive Nuisance Restrictions, 8.24 Fireworks Restrictions, 8.24.070 Public Exhibition of Fireworks, 13.08.050 Refuse Burning
Contact
Website
907-745-3655 (Public Safety)

Kenai Peninsula Borough

Restricted
Campfires, Yard Debris, Open or Controlled Burn
10.18.010 Fireworks Controls Restrictiions, 17.10.240(G) Borough Lands: Fire Protection
Contact
Website
907-262-4910 (Office of Emergency Management)

City of Homer

Restricted
Campfires, Firewworks, Explosive Materials, Open or Controlled Burn
5.20 Fire Preventions Regulations, 5.24 Fireworks Restrictions, Ordinance 17-16(A) Prohibiting Lighted Free Floating Luminaries, Ordinance 16-25 Requiring a Permit to Burn Trash in a Screen Covered Container
Contact
Website
907-235-3155 (Volunteer Fire Dept.)

Ketchikan Gateway Borough

Restricted
Campfires, Fireworks, Yard Debris, Open or Controlled Burn, Burn Barrels
08.30 Fireworks Restrictions , 12.20 Public Use/Fire Permits Regulations,14.25 South Tongass Service Area Regulations
Contact
Website
907-225-9616 (Fire Marshall)

Kodiak Island Borough

Restricted
Fireworks, Yard Debris, Open or Controlled Burn, Burn Barrels
2.95 Fire Department Responsibilities and Regulations, 9.10 Fireworks Control Regulations , 8.35 Incinerators and Open Burning Restrictions
Contact
Website
907-486-4536 (Volunteer Fire Dept.)

City of Kodiak

Restricted
Yard Debris, Open or Controlled Burn, Burn Barrels
7.20.040 Open Burning Restrictions, 7.20.010 Refuse Burning Restrictions
Contact
Website
907-486-8040 (Fire Dept.)

Matanuska-Susitna Borough

Restricted
Campfires, Fireworks, Yard Debris, Open or Controlled Burn, Burn Barrels
08.75 Air Quality/Open Burning Regulations, 08.35 Fireworks Restrictions
Contact
Website
907-373-8802 (Fire Dept.)

City of Houston

Restricted
Campfires, Fireworks, Yard Debris, Open or Controlled Burn, Burn Barrels
11.06.025 Parks and Recreation Facilities Campfire Restrictions, 08.05 Fireworks Control
Contact
Website
907-355-8794 (Fire Dept.)

City of Palmer

Restricted
Campfires
12.24.025 Parks & Recreation Rules/Usage
Contact
Website
907-745-3709 (Burn Permits)

City of Wasilla

Restricted
Campfires, Fireworks
08.04 Fireworks Restrictions, 12.24.025 Parks & Recreation Rules/Usage
Contact
Website
907-373-8802 (Fire Dept.)

City of Nome

Restricted
Fireworks
13.10.010 Fireworks Restrictions
Contact
Website
907-443-8522 (Fire Dept.)

City of Utqiagvik (Barrow)

Restricted
Campfires, Fireworks
8.18 Bonfires Regulations
Contact
Website
907-852-0234 (Fire Dept.)

City of Kotzebue

Restricted
Fireworks, Explosive Materials, Yard Debris, Open or Controlled Burn, Burn Barrels
8.08 Fireworks Restrictions, 8.03.050 Refuse Burning Restrictions , 9.86.010 Weapons Discharge (Explosives)
Contact
Website
907-442-3404 (Fire Dept.)

Northwest Arctic Borough

Restricted
Yard Debris, Open or Controlled Burn, Burn Barrels
9.25.M.1.b.ii Refuse Burning Restrictions
Contact
Website
907-442-8217 (Fire Dept.)

City of Craig

Restricted
Fireworks, Yard Debris, Open or Controlled Burn, Burn Barrels
9.24 Fireworks Restrictions (PDF), 8.04.060 Refuse Burning Restrictions (PDF)
Contact
Website
907-826-2367 (Volunteer Fire Dept.)

City of Hydaburg

Restricted
Fireworks
8.08 Fireworks
Contact
Website
907-285-3761 (City Clerk)

City of Kake

Restricted
Fireworks, Yard Debris, Open or Controlled Burn, Burn Barrels
24.28.010 Fireworks Restrictions (PDF), 24.24.010 Refuse Burning Restrictions (PDF)
Contact
Website
907-785-3464 (Fire Dept.)

City of Klawock

Restricted
Fireworks
12.15 Fireworks Restrictions (PDF)
Contact
Website
907-755-2222 (Fire & Rescue)

Skagway Municipality

Restricted
Campfires, Fireworks, Yard Debris, Open or Controlled Burn, Burn Barrels
8.06 Fireworks Restrictions, 15.08.055 Open Burning Restrictions, 8.06.040 Permitted Fireworks Displays
Contact
Website
907-983-2450 (Volunteer Fire Dept.)

City of Delta Junction

Restricted
Fireworks
3.10 Fireworks Restrictions (PDF)
Contact
Website
907-895-4356 (Fire Dept.)

City of Cordova

Restricted
Yard Debris, Open or Controlled Burn, Burn Barrels
8.28 Burn Piles, 8.24 Controlled Burns
Contact
Website
907-424-6117 (Volunteer Fire Dept.)

City of Valdez

Restricted
Fireworks
9.12.070 Fireworks
Contact
Website
907-835-4560 (Fire/Emergency Services)

City of Whittier

Restricted
Campfires, Fireworks
8.04 Fireworks Restrictions, 12.12 Public Campgrounds Regulations
Contact
Website
907-336-1490 (Main Number)

Yakutat Borough

Restricted
Campfires, Fireworks, Open or Controlled Burn
15.040.110(D6) Fire in Public Places (PDF), 11.12.070 Fireworks (PDF)
Contact
Website
907-784-3206 (Public Safety)

City of Galena

Restricted
Fireworks
8.04 Fireworks Restrictions
Contact
Website
907-656-2177 (Fire Dept.)

City of Tanana

Restricted
Fireworks, Burn Barrels
36.54 Burn Barrel Restrictions, 28.110 Fireworks Restrictions
Contact
Website
907-366-7258 (Fire Dept.)

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