Press Release


Kittitas County lifts burn ban

Kittitas County, WA - 10/01/2018 - Kittitas County is lifting the burn ban effective October 1, 2018. Fire District #1 will be maintaining the burn ban in their district.

Please use caution when burning or having campfires.  Never leave a fire unattended, keep fires small and manageable, clear area around campfires and watch the embers, do not burn in windy conditions, make sure your campfire is 100% out before leaving, soak the fire pit area thoroughly with water, stir and repeat until the fire is cold.

Kittitas County, from the Cascades to the Columbia, and online at


Contact: Darren Higashiyama, Commander, 509-933-8206