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County to Allow Open Burning in Areas with Reduced Wildfire Risk
Date: 9/11/2014
FLORENCE, AZ – Pinal County Air Quality will resume issuing open burning permits in portions of Pinal County on September 15, 2014. The ban originally went into effect in late April to mitigate the risk of wildfire. Recent rains and higher humidity levels have reduced the fire risk in many areas. State law prohibits open burning in the portion of north central Pinal County that includes Apache Junction, Queen Creek, Gold Canyon and San Tan Valley. This region, referred to as Area A, is affected by more stringent air quality regulations that prohibit open burning until October 1. On September 17, 2014 Pinal County Ai...MORE
 
 
 
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Joe Pyritz


Communications Director

Pinal County
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135
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Florence, AZ 85132
 
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