Fires of recreational size are always permitted unless there is a burn ban in effect. Recreational fires are less than 3 feet in diameter and 2 feet high and are for cooking and pleasure only. Residential Burning is permitted, with a burn permit, unless there is a burn ban in effect.
Burning in Snohomish County is regulated by the Snohomish County Fire Marshal's Office (for fire danger) and the Puget Sound Clean Air Agency (for air quality)
What is carbon monoxide?
Where does carbon monoxide come from?
What are the symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning?
For more information on the dangers of CO poisoning, visit the FEMA website HERE.
Understand the new Washington State laws regarding carbon monoxide alarms. Requires Adobe Reader available as a free download HERE.
For more information on the mitigation of cooking fires, go HERE.
We are pleased to offer free smoke detectors to the residents we serve. If you are in need of a smoke detector, please do not hesitate to contact us.