Special Event Permit Detail

Application Information

ID: 7255   Event: The Hole- Air Curtain Burner
Application Date: 02/22/2024    Event Date: 04/01/2024   Thru: 12/31/2024
Organization: Loveland Fire Rescue Authority   Phone:
Contact 1 Name: Tim Smith
Address: 410 E. 5th Street
Loveland CO 80538
Email: Send email
Contact 2 Name: Bryan Clark

Email: Send email

Event Information

Permit Type(s): Parks and Open Spaces
Type of Event: Other
Other Larimer County Open Spaces

The air curtain burner (ACB) is a device that burns slash effectively (95%) and considered the most clean burn in the industry with the use of the air curtain, The event would be to burn community slash from the Pinewood area residents. The intent is to also train other local fire department and government personnel on ACB operations. Specific date(s) would be determined, in collaboration with the Park's District Manager, where local residents could drop off their slash and LFRA personnel would burn the slash in the ACB. LFRA will have firefighters managing and operating the ACB, this would include fire suppression capabilities. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R9TMdSt-55g Specific dates and times have not been determined yet. The dates and times entered were entered to submit the application for review.

Estimated Participants: 3   Estimated Spectators: 5

Food / Alcohol:
  Food is NOT being Served.
 Alcohol is NOT being Served

   Mon. 04/01/2024: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
   Tue. 04/02/2024: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
   Wed. 04/03/2024: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
   Thu. 04/04/2024: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
   Fri. 04/05/2024: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
   Sat. 04/06/2024: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
   Sun. 04/07/2024: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


Additional Information Submitted by Applicant

1. Date Submitted: 02/23/2024
Added our certificate of insurance for Colorado Special Districts Pool.

Reviewing Agency Comments/Status

Email the Special Events Coordinator regarding this application.

Colorado Division of Wildlife

Status: Approved


Email Colorado Division of Wildlife


Status: Approved


Email Engineering


Status: Approved

Comments: --It is understood that an Air Pollutant Emissions Notice (APEN) was submitted to the Air Pollution Control Division for the Air Curtain Destructor (ACD), and it is currently under review. --Per Air Quality Control Commission (AQCC) Regulation 9 Open Burning, Prescribed Fire, and Permitting, training exercises are exempt from the requirement of obtaining an open burning permit. --Staff will bring their own water, and no food or beverages will be provided. --Dust will be controlled as needed using the water from the LFRA Brush Truck. --The operation will be completed before sundown. --Restrooms will be accessible in the Natural Resources admin building or at the fire station on CR 27.

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Larimer County Emergency Management

Status: Approved


Email Larimer County Emergency Management

LETA 911

Status: Approved


Email LETA 911

Loveland Fire

Status: Approved


Email Loveland Fire

Parks & Open Lands

Status: Approved


Email Parks & Open Lands

Risk Management

Status: Approved


Email Risk Management


Status: Approved

Comments: Emergency Services notified.

Email Sheriff

Final Disposition


Good Morning Tim and Bryan,

Congratulations! Your special event permit application has been approved.

I will be sending you a separate email with the permit attached.

Enjoy your day!