City of Modesto, California News Release

For Immediate Release

Contact: Mikko Dunn, 209-577-5295
Release Date: Wednesday, January 16, 2013, 8:30:00 AM

Today is a No Burn Day for Stanislaus & San Joaquin counties


Please be advised that Wednesday, January 16, 2013 is a No Burn Day for Stanislaus & San Joaquin counties.

 

Wood Burning Prohibited. Air quality is forecast to deteriorate. Burning any solid fuel – including wood, pellets and manufactured wood – is prohibited from midnight to midnight. Violations can result in fines. To report violations when wood burning is prohibited, call 1-800-281-7003 in Stanislaus, San Joaquin and Merced counties.

 

More information about the Daily Air Quality Forecast can be found at:

http://www.valleyair.org/aqinfo/forecast.htm.

 

More information about the Fireplace/Wood Stove Burning Status can be found at: http://www.valleyair.org/aqinfo/WoodBurnPage.htm.

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