Follow Us

Facebook Twitter

Grand County Emergency Management

81 West Agate Ave
PO Box 1457
Granby, CO 80446
Office: 970.887.2732
Fax: 970.887.1698

Ray Jennings
Director
Grand County OEM
rjennings@co.grand.co.us

Nowell Curran
Emergency Manager
Grand County OEM
ncurran@co.grand.co.us

Grand County OEM Employee Login

Grand County Fire Restrictions

Grand County Fire Restriction

The Fire Restriction recorded information line has been established at 970-725-3852.
Grand County is now under STAGE 1 FIRE RESTRICTIONS
http://co.grand.co.us/DocumentCenter/View/7818

PROHIBITIONS

• No building, maintaining, attending, or using a fire, campfire, or stove fire* without a permit EXCEPT in Forest Service developed camp or picnic ground. The following actions are permitted: petroleum-fueled stoves, lanterns, or heating devices providing such devices meet the fire underwriter’s specification for safety.
• No smoking unless in an enclosed vehicle or building, a developed recreation site, or while stopped in an area at least three feet in diameter that is barren or cleared of all flammable material.
• No operation welding, acetylene, or other torch with an open flame.
• No operation or using any internal or external combustion engine without a spark arresting device properly installed, maintained and in effective working order.

EXEMPTIONS

• Persons with a permit specifically authorizing the prohibited act or omission.
• Resident owners and leasers of land within the restricted area are exempt from above restriction provided such fires are within the residence.
• Any Federal, State or Local Officer or member of an organized firefighting force in the performance of an official duty.

***A stove fire is defined as a campfire built inside an enclosed stove or grill, portable brazier, or a pressurized liquid or gas stove, including a space-heating device.

Code Red® Cellular Emergency Notification System

The Grand County Office of Emergency Management has instituted CodeRED® Emergency Notification System. This system allows ultra high speed cellular phone or text messaging to inform registered participants during an emergency or disaster affecting Grand County.

PLEASE, DO NOT ENTER LANDLINE PHONES IN THIS SYSTEM (even in "Alternate Phone")
*** This system will only be used for emergency purposes. ***

Examples of times when the CodeRED® system could be used:
- Evacuation Notice
- Fires
- Flooding
- Hazardous Materials Spills/Leaks
- Drinking Water Contamination

Click on the link below to enter your cell phone contact information for Grand County's CodeRED® Emergency Notification:
You must have cookies enabled before using the CodeRED website.
(In most Internet Explorer versions, this is set through Tools / Internet Options / Privacy / Advanced / Overide Automatic Cookie Handling) You can reset cookies after using CodeRED.

Click Here To Sign-Up

Click Here To Sign-Up for the Mobile Alert App

Visitors of Grand County can download the CodeRED alert app on smartphones. This application transmits geographically-based notifications. While visiting Grand County you will be able to receive emergency notifications that could affect you.

United Way 211 Registration for Disaster Assistance

United Way, in collaboration with the Grand County Office of Emergency Management and the Grand County Council on Aging, announces service of 2-1-1. This service could positively impact any individual living in the Grand County area that may require assistance in the event of an evacuation or extended in-place sheltering. By evaluating your own personal needs, you and your loved ones can be better prepared. Every individual can take steps to prepare for potential emergency situations.
You can call 2-1-1 and ask to register yourself, or a loved one, for the Special Needs Population Registry . Your voluntary participation in the Grand County 2-1-1 Registry will allow Grand County responders to be better prepared to respond with the limited resources available.
Assistance can include (but not limited to):
*Oxygen / ventilator dependent *Life sustaining medication *Alzheimer’s / Dementia
*Limited mobility / unable to drive *Vision / hearing impairment

For more information dial 2-1-1 or 1-866-485-0211.

Road Conditions

Adverse road conditions may exist. Call 877-315-7623 (or 511 from your cell phone) or go to http://www.cotrip.org for current road conditions and closures.

Subscribe to Grand County Emergency Information Portal RSS