County Briefs, June 27-30
June 26, 2015
Fireworks restrictions will not be imposed in Summit County for Fourth of July
As of Friday at press time, Henefer Town, Coalville City, and Summit County councils have decided not to impose restrictions on fireworks that are legal in Utah, according to a North Summit Fire District press release. Fireworks can be discharged between the hours of 11 a.m. and 11 p.m. on July 1 to July 4, with the hours extended until midnight on the fourth. Fireworks are prohibited on all federal and state lands. For a complete list of prohibited fireworks go to http://firemarshal.utah.gov/wp-content/uploads/sites/19/2015/04/Class-C-Prohibited-4-15-15.pdf .
Firewood permits available for the Heber/Kamas Ranger Districts
Personal-use firewood permits are now available Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Heber Ranger District Office, 2460 South Highway 40, and the Kamas Ranger District Office, 50 East Center Street. Permits are $7.50 per cord, with a four-cord minimum and a 10-cord maximum. A map of authorized cutting areas will be issued with the permit, which allows firewood cutters to remove downed timber or to cut standing, dead trees. Permits can be used through Oct. 31. For more information, contact Heber/Kamas Ranger District at 435-783-4338 or 435-654-0470.
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