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Cape Coral Fire Department
We owe the residents of Cape Coral the highest quality of service possible, characterized by responsiveness, integrity and professionalism. We will continually strive for quality improvement.
In Case Of An Emergency, Please Call 911
Fire Department Main Line: (239) 574-0501
Emergency Management Main Line (239) 573-3022
| INFORMATION ON TEMPORARY BURN BAN ISSUED IN CAPE CORAL:
During the burn ban, recreational fires (camp fires, ground fire pits) are NOT allowed.
The only fires allowed during the band are cooking fires, IF they are contained to a device designed solely for cooking purposes, such as a grill. The use of metal fire pits with a screen cover are also permitted AS LONG AS they have been manufactured for cooking and are used for that purpose. These devices should always be used on a concrete area. Never on grass.
Always, any fire greater than 3 feet in diameter and 2 feet high requires a permit.
Always, land clearing burns require a permit.
No permits have been issued for these types of burns in over a month.
Always, burning of trash and yard waste is not allowed.
Click HERE for City memo regarding burn band.
Click HERE for Open Burning Policy/Burn Permit information, applicable for when burn ban is NOT in effect.