Please see the following attachment for burning regulations issued by the Missouri Department of Natural Resources in Jackson County.

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  • Open burning is prohibited on RED, ORANGE, and YELLOW ALERT air pollution days in Jackson County, from April through September. Applicants can check our SkyCast alert or call (816) 701-8287.
  • Open burning is prohibited anytime the National Weather Service has issued a fire danger due to weather conditions listed within their Hazardous Weather Outlook.