Stage 1 Burn Ban Issued July 13, 2021

Tuesday July 13, 2021

Burn Restriction Issued

Stage 1- Burn Ban

Effective Today at 3:00 PM 

A Stage 1 burn ban has been declared by the Yakima Regional Clean Air Agency’s Air Pollution Control Officer due to a significant increase in air pollution. The burn ban applies to all outdoor and agricultural burning in Yakima County* until further notice. 

Under a Stage 1 burn ban:

• All outdoor burning is prohibited throughout Yakima County*.

• All violations of the burn ban are subject to civil penalty.

This temporary restriction is due to the buildup of air pollution. Please check our website for the latest information, www.yakimacleanair.org  

* Please Note: Restrictions may differ within the exterior boundaries of the Yakama Reservation