Fire, Rescue, and Emergency Medical Services
Highland City contracts with the Lone Peak Fire District to provide fire protection and EMS services to the residents of Highland. The fire station is located in Highland at 5582 West Parkway West Drive. To contact them for non-emergencies at (801) 763-5365 or by visiting their website at www.lonepeakfire.com. You can also see information related to the Public Safety Governing Board at www.lonepeakpublicsafety.org.
Fire Fuel Reduction Guide
Many areas of Highland are a Wildland Urban Interface which are beautiful, but also run the risk of wildfires. Check out this guide (PDF) and inspection checklist to help protect your home.
State law allows fireworks to be discharged:
- July 2-July 5 (Independence Day)
- July 22-July 25 (Pioneer Day)
- December 31 (New Year’s Eve)
- January 31 (Chinese New Year).
Hours are 11:00AM - 11:00PM except on July 4 and July 24 where they extend to midnight and New Year’s Eve and Chinese New Year’s Eve where they extend to 1:00AM the following day.
Due to the fire danger, fireworks are prohibited in certain areas of Highland including: Beacon Hills Subdivision; Bull River Subdivision, drainage areas, and surrounding property; Chamberry Fields Subdivision; Country French Subdivision; Dry Creek Highland Subdivision and drainage areas; Hidden Oaks Subdivision; Highland Glen Park; Highland Hills Subdivision; Highland Hollow Subdivision and drainage areas; Highland Oaks Subdivision; Hollow Acres Subdivision; homes abutting Highland Hollow and drainage area in the Highland Hollow and Canterbury North subdivision; Hunter Ridge Subdivision; Lone Peak High School; Meadow Lane; Mercer Hollow Subdivision; Mitchell Hollow Park and drainage areas; Mountain Ridge Park; Mouth of American Fork Canyon; Oak Ridge subdivision; Pheasant Hollow Park; Ridgeview Subdivision and state owned property south of development; Skye Estates Subdivision; Sterling Pointe Subdivision; Sunset Mountain Properties; The Hollow Subdivision and drainage areas; Town Center Splash Pad; View Pointe Subdivision; west side of 10150 North; and Westfield Cove Subdivision. See a map of the firework restrictions in Highland and Alpine cities.
In addition to Highland City’s bans, fireworks are never allowed on US Forest Service (including American Fork Canyon), BLM, or National Park land. See a map of statewide firework restrictions at https://utahfireinfo.gov/fire-restrictions/.
The following are prohibited on US Forest Service (including American Fork Canyon), BLM, or National Park land:
- Campfires, unless within a designated recreation Forest Service site equipped with an established fire ring or grill.
Charcoal briquettes, unless used in established grills within a Forest Service designated recreation site.
Smoking, except within an enclosed vehicle or building, or while stopped in an area at least three feet in diameter that is barren or clear of all flammable materials.
Personal devices solely fueled by liquid petroleum and can be turned on and off (stoves, lanterns, grills and fire pits) are allowed in areas outside of designated recreation sites. See a map of statewide fire restrictions at UtahFireInfo.gov.