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natural areas commercial permit application

Please fill out this form if you would like to conduct an activity that is typically not allowed (per regulations) in a Natural Area. If there is a monetary charge, fee, or donation involved, it may be a commercial use. Please allow fifteen (15) business days for application review and processing.

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Applicant Information

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Permit Information

Type of commercial use permit sought*

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Location Information

Natural Area(s) in which activity will occur (check all that apply)*
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Terms and Conditions

I represent and affirm that the information I have provided in this permit application is true, complete and accurate to the best of my knowledge.

Pursuant to Section 23-193(d) (14) of the Fort Collins Municipal Code, the undersigned, as an individual application or as a sponsoring organization applying for a commercial use permit from the City for the event, does hereby agree to reimburse the City for any costs incurred by the City in repairing damage or injury due to the actions of the undersigned, and/or by the undersigned’s officers, employees or agents, or any person under the undersigned’s control, including event participants. Further the undersigned hereby agrees to defend the City against and indemnify and hold harmless from any liability to any person or entity resulting from any damage or injury occurring in connection with the event proximately caused by the actions of the undersigned and/or by the undersigned’s officers, employees or agents, or any person who is under the undersigned’s control, including event participants.

I have read the Natural Areas Rules and Regulations and agree to my reporting responsibilities.

I (we) are aware that if our application is approved, I (we) may be required to submit to the Natural Areas Department a damage deposit OR irrevocable letter of credit.

I, and if applicable, my group or organization, agree to abide by all conditions required for the requested activity.

I understand that violation of these conditions or of any laws not exempted in this permit may result in revocation of this permit at any time, or a citation from a Natural Areas Ranger.

NOTE: Applicant is responsible for any additional permits that may be required.

Please acknowledge that you've read and understand the terms and conditions.
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Thank You!

Your Natural Areas permit application has been successfully submitted. We will follow up within the next 15 business days. If you have any specific questions in the meantime, please contact