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Posted: Monday, May 12, 2014 2:03 pm | Updated: 6:09 pm, Mon May 12, 2014.

Hoping to reduce the risk of a catastrophic wildfire, the city of Santa Fe is once again considering restrictions on certain fireworks and prohibitions on other fire hazards, including open fires and smoking in public parks.

The fire restrictions and prohibitions are an annual ritual in Santa Fe and other cities across New Mexico, a third of which is now in “extreme to exceptional drought,” according to the National Weather Service in Albuquerque.

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Daniel J. Chacón covers city and county government.

Chacón, who grew up in Northern New Mexico, previously worked at The New Mexican, the Albuquerque Journal North, the San Diego Union-Tribune, the Rocky Mountain News and the Colorado Springs Gazette.

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