TEHAMA COUNTY AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT

RULE 3:16 - PENALTIES
(Adopted 8/10/1971; Amended 6/19/2001)

A. Any person who violates any portion of these rules is guilty of a misdemeanor. Every day during any portion of which such violation occurs constitutes a separate offense.
   
B. In addition to the penalties specified in (a) above, the cost of putting out any unauthorized open outdoor fires may be imposed on any person violating these rules.
   
C. The waste shall be free of tires, rubbish, tar paper or construction debris.
   
D. The waste shall be windrowed or piled, where possible, unless good silviculture practice dictates otherwise and shall be prepared in an attempt to minimize smoke and shall be reasonably free of dirt and soil.
   
E. The Air Pollution Control Officer may suspend or prevent burning operations when the prevailing winds are toward a nearby populated area.
   
F. Additional requirements and acreage or tonnage limitations may be imposed by the Air Pollution Control Officer to assure burning with a minimum of smoke and to maintain suitable air quality standards.