Jul 8, 2014 11:33 AM by MELISSA CANONE
Today, the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality is in Lafayette sponsoring a free workshop to assist fire departments, municipalities and the general public with understanding the air quality regulations concerning open burning.
The workshops provide a basic understanding of the regulations, as well as information on opening burning do's and don'ts.
The upcoming workshop locations and dates are:
· Baton Rouge - Tuesday, July 15
DEQ Conference Center
Oliver Pollock Room
602 North 5Th Street, Baton Rouge
· Lake Charles - Wednesday, July 16
7101 Gulf Highway, Lake Charles
There will be more of the Open Burning Workshops scheduled. To register, go to http://www.deq.louisiana.gov/portal/PROGRAMS/CommunityIndustryRelations/ENVIROSCHOOLRegistration.aspx.