The Next Commissioner's
will be on
June 22, 2022,
Click here for Agenda
Fire Danger is LOW
Burn permits are now required during
Closed Fire Season from May 10 through Oct 20
Permits are available through the Idaho Dept. of Lands at their website
Permits are free and good for 10 days. A permit can be renewed as long as there is no burn ban.
Permits are required for burn barrels, yard waste, slash piles, weed control, rangeland, prescribed burning, and crop residue/pastureland.
Permits are not required for small cooking or warming fires or recreational fires. Bonfires.
You must call the Air Quality Hotline at
800-633-6247 (select Option #3 for
Kootenai County) or visit
for conditions prior to burning.
If air quality is Green, burning is allowed.
If air quality is Yellow, a voluntary burn ban is in effect. If air quality is Red, burning is not allowed in the District