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New Rules in Washington County Designed to Protect Health by Reducing Wood Smoke

Release date: 10/06/2015
The ordinance is designed to raise awareness of wood smoke as a health issue and prevent unnecessary burning when the air quality is particularly poor. It goes into effect on November 6, 2015.

New Boundary Lines Are in Effect for County Commissioner Districts

Release date: 09/28/2015
A process outlined in a voter-approved County Charter amendment culminates this month with new County Commissioner Districts. Web-based look-up tool also available.

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