Changes made to open burning permit process


By Kelly Robertson

Special to The SUN

The Pagosa Fire Protection District has made changes to the open burning permit process.

The changes will go into effect on March 1, 2013.

You will now be required to complete an application for open burning and an agreement regarding open burning.

Visit the district’s website at, look under “Permits and Fees” and familiarize yourself with the changes.

You can also download the permit application and agreement and fill it out prior to coming to the fire district office in order to save you time.