2012-04-26 / Front Page

CAL FIRE requires burn permits

Effective today, the Madera-Mariposa-Merced Unit of the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) will require burning permits within State Responsibility Areas of Mariposa County. 

Until CAL FIRE stations are fully staffed later in the month, permits will be available only during business hours Monday through Friday, at the following locations:

  • CAL FIRE Headquarters, 5366 Highway 49 North, Mariposa (closed from noon to 1 p.m.)
  • CAL FIRE Ahwahnee,  43033 Highway 49 South, Ahwahnee
  • CAL FIRE Raymond, 34951 Road 606, Raymond
  • Madera County Station 12, 48355 Liberty Drive, Oakhurst

Personnel may be away from the station for extended periods of time when they are responding to emergencies.

The burn day information line in Mariposa County is 966-1200.




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