Burn Day Status

Feb 29. Most locations now req. CAL FIRE permit.





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2023-2024 Proposed Budget & Fee Increases Available


The Air Pollution Control District's proposed budget of $5,581,399 for Fiscal Year (FY) 2023-2024 is available and represents a 7% decrease from FY 2022-2023. Per District Rule 302, amended in June 2022, the following changes apply beginning July 1, 2023:

  • The District’s permit renewal factor “x”, which is applicable to all permit renewal fee categories detailed in Rule 302, Section E, increases 6%, from $88 to $93. Individual permit renewal fees increase accordingly based on each stipulated fee formula.
  • The District’s hourly billing rate “r” for reimbursable permit services is adjusted 7.9%, increasing from $180.00 to $194.22 based on the Consumer Price Index (CPI).

Click here to be directed to the APCD's Budget webpage for more information.