Fire Restrictions

Village of Ruidoso Moves to Level II Fire Restrictions

As of this morning, the Village of Ruidoso has moved to Level ll Fire Restrictions in an effort to prevent situations that could lead to wildfires. Please be vigilant and call 911 if you see any signs of smoke.

Level II Fire Restrictions

• No charcoal briquettes or commercial fire pits are allowed to be used on any public or private property

• UUFM approved gas grills are allowed

• No outside smoking on public or private property (unless in areas specifically permitted by the Fire Marshal)

• Smoking allowed within enclosed vehicles or indoors only

• Campfires and fireworks ARE NOT permitted

• Citations will be issued – NO EXCEPTIONS, NO WARNINGS

If you have questions about the Level II Fire Restrictions, please contact the Ruidoso Fire Department at 575-257-3473.