Air quality alert: The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has issued an air quality alert effective from 10 a.m. Thursday August 5, until 9 p.m. Friday, August 6, for portions of west-central, northwestern, and north-central Minnesota, including the tribal nations of Leech Lake, Mille Lacs and Red Lake. The DNR does not issue burning permits in counties under air quality alerts.

Burning Permits

Le Sueur - Burning Permit Required

Contact: jacob.froyum@state.mn.us, 507-497-1350


Current Restrictions: - None
  • Subunit: Cleveland
  • Burning Status: Restricted - No Activations
  • Description: Open burning within the city limits of Cleveland is restricted. Please contact the Cleveland City Hall at 507-931-6380 for more information.
Current Restrictions:
  • None
  • Subunit: Elysian
  • Burning Status: Burning Permit Required
Current Restrictions:
  • None
  • Subunit: Heidelberg
  • Burning Status: Restricted - No Activations
  • Description: Open burning within the city limits of Heidelberg is restricted. Please contact the Heidelberg City Hall for more information.
Current Restrictions:
  • None
  • Subunit: Kasota
  • Burning Status: Restricted - No Activations
  • Description: Open burning within the city limits of Kasota is restricted. Please contact the Kasota City Hall at 507-931-1099 for more information.
Current Restrictions:
  • None
  • Subunit: Kilkenny
  • Burning Status: Burning Permit Required
Current Restrictions:
  • None
  • Subunit: Le Center
  • Burning Status: Restricted - No Activations
  • Description: Open burning within the city limits of Le Center is restricted. Please contact the Le Center City Hall at 507-357-4450 for more information.
Current Restrictions:
  • None
  • Subunit: Le Sueur
  • Burning Status: Restricted - No Activations
  • Description: Open burning within the city limits of Le Sueur is restricted. Please contact the Le Sueur City Hall at 507-665-2041 or 507-665-3313 for more information.
Current Restrictions:
  • None
  • Subunit: Montgomery
  • Burning Status: Restricted - No Activations
  • Description: Open burning within the city limits of Montgomery is restricted. Please contact the Montgomery City Hall at 507-364-8888 for more information.
Current Restrictions:
  • None
  • Subunit: New Prague
  • Burning Status: Restricted - No Activations
  • Description: Open burning within the city limits of New Prague is restricted. Please contact the New Prague City Hall at 952-758-4401 for more information.
Current Restrictions:
  • None
  • Subunit: Waterville
  • Burning Status: Restricted - No Activations
  • Description: Open burning within the city limits of Waterville is restricted. Please contact the Waterville City Hall at 507-362-8300 for more information.
Current Restrictions:
  • None

© 2021 Minnesota Department of Natural Resources