Updates on New Fire Office Location and Burn Permit Process

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logoPRESS RELEASE
 
ELKO COUNTY FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE, ADMINISTRATION, AND BURN PERMIT NOTIFICATION CHANGES
 
The Elko County Fire Protection District would like to remind all residents in the unincorporated areas of Elko County, as of January 1, 2015 Elko County assumed administration of the County Fire Protection District from the Nevada Division of Forestry (NDF).

The new Fire District Office is located at 155 South 9th Street in Elko and can be reached at (775) 738-9960.  Additionally, dispatching services for the Fire District are now provided through the Central Dispatch Administrative Authority which can be reached at (775) 777-7300.

All requests for burn permits in the unincorporated portions of the County (excluding Jackpot) should now be requested at the (775) 777-7300 phone number.

Residents are also reminded to report all emergencies by calling 911.  Thank you for your patience with these changes during this transitional period.