Useful Links

Code Red
Douglas County Emergency Mass Notification System.
Click here to register with their system to be notified in the event of an emergency in your area.

Douglas County Office of Emergency Management

Colorado Emergency Management

Incidents managed by Federal Agencies
Rocky Mountain Area Coordination Center

Wildfire mitigation
The Douglas County Wildfire Mitigation Program’s primary mission is to reduce wildfire hazard and loss to Douglas County’s residents, property, and natural resources.

The program also emphasizes courtesy forestry and wildfire hazard assessments for home and property owners within Douglas County.  If you have forestry or wildfire questions please contact Wildfire Mitigation Staff for a free consultation. Visit their website for contact info and further information here.

Burn Permits
Burn permits are required prior to any open burning.
Click here for information about burn permits.

Current Fire Restrictions
Click here for current fire restriction information.

Home Fire Prevention & Safety
For excellent information regarding safety around your home and fire prevention, visit the U.S. Fire Administration/FEMA website.

Other Agencies
West Douglas Fire is supported by other local fire departments for medical transport and other needed services. Below are links to some of these department websites.

Current and forecast weather from the National Weather Service

Rampart Range Information
Click here for information from The Rampart Range Motorcycle Management Committee (RRMMC)