What is fugitive dust?
Fugitive dust is created when certain materials are disturbed and small, solid particles are released into the air in quantities sufficient to cause a nuisance. Common sources of fugitive dust are unpaved roads, agricultural tilling, and heavy construction activities.
What can I do?
Call the Scott County Health Department at 563-326-8618 or the Iowa Department of Natural Resources, Field Office #6 at 319-653-2135
Is there a fee for the Illegal Burning service/program?
There is no fee for filing a complaint or for information.
For information on fugitive dust and the Iowa Administrative Code: