Posted: 06/16/2012 - Governor Hickenlooper signed an Executive Order on June 14, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. banning open burn and private use of fireworks in the State of Colorado. Information on fire restrictions and bans can change rapidly. The most current information can and should be obtained from your local county. Contacts for each county can be found on the Local Info Sources tab. This site is meant to provide the Colorado community with a connection to their local emergency agencies.