Burn Bans Lifted for Pierce and Snohomish Counties
Effective at 10:00 a.m. January 27, 2014
SEATTLE, Wash., January 27, 2014 — Effective at 10:00 a.m. today, the Puget Sound Clean Air Agency is lifting the Stage 1 air quality burn bans for Pierce and Snohomish counties.
The Clean Air Agency appreciates the public’s cooperation with the burn ban and encourages people to check current air quality and burn ban status before they burn. Conditions can change quickly this time of year.
For more information:
- Updated air pollution data and forecasts
- Frequently asked questions about burn bans
- How to heat efficiently and cleanly
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The Puget Sound Clean Air Agency is an air quality management agency serving King, Kitsap, Pierce and Snohomish counties. Created as a result of the 1967 Washington Clean Air Act, the agency protects public health by adopting and enforcing air quality regulations, educating individuals and businesses about clean-air choices and sponsoring voluntary initiatives to improve air quality.