BURN BAN: Effective 12:00pm on Wednesday, July 12, 2017, an open burn ban is in place for Fire District #2, including the City of Ellensburg. All open burning is NOT ALLOWED. Propane camp fire rings, Traeger grills (enclosed smoker grills), charcoal bar-b-ques, free standing fire places and other UL listed appliances are allowed. Agricultural burning will only be allowed through Department of Ecology permitting process. Please call 933-7241 if you have questions.