City of Modesto, California News Release

For Immediate Release

Contact: Mikko Dunn, 209-577-5295
Release Date: Friday, December 03, 2010, 8:30:00 AM

12/3/10 is a No Burn Day for Stanislaus, San Joaquin and Merced counties


Please be advised that Friday, December 3, 2010 has been declared a No Burn Day for Stanislaus, San Joaquin and Merced 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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To contact the City of Modesto Public Information Office,
call Jim Arnold at (209) 571-5125. E-mail: jarnold@modestogov.com