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Environmental Health Division: Air Quality - Current Issues

Environmental Health Division: Air Quality
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Air Quality - Public Notices

Outdoor Burning

The Missoula County burning season is closed until March 1st.

All burns require a permit.  You can obtain a permit online at or from most fire protection agencies.  Permits cost $5.

Before lighting your fire you must activate your permit on the day you wish to burn by visiting or callin 888-583-6497. The activation process will notify you of any restrictions in your area. 

Please call the department at 258-4755 if you have questions about what may be burned and when.

Permit Applications

None at this time

Upcoming Meetings

The Air Quality Advisory Council meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. The Air Pollution Control Board meets the third Thursday of each month at 12:15. Both groups meet in room 210 of the Health Department at 301 West Alder in downtown Missoula.

Legal Notices

None at this time.

Variance Requests

There are no variance requests at this time.

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