Montana Clean Indoor Air Act Enforcement Citizen-Driven by Design

In 2005, the Montana legislature passed the Clean Indoor Air Act (CIAA). The law required all enclosed public places and workplaces to be smokefree by October 1, 2009. Many restaurant and tavern owners embraced the new law, using the four year phase-in timeframe to…

Wildfires and Air Quality

Dry conditions have caused numerous wildfires in our state and region so far this year, and these fires have destroyed homes and forced hundreds of residents to evacuate. Since this is a very real threat in our area, it’s important to know what to…

Celebrate Smoke Free MT on October 1st!

The City-County Health Department is celebrating the Clean Indoor Air Act’s full implementation on Thursday October 1st and invite all Montanans to do the same.  Visit your favorite local bar, casino or tavern to show them your support.  “There is no safe level of…