Due to extremely hot weather, the City is implementing a Heat Health Emergency. You can find Cooling Centers, pools, spraygrounds, recreation centers, libraries with extended hours, and older adult centers on our interactive map. For help call the heatline at (215) 765-9040.
In effect: noon on Wednesday, July 17 to 11:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 21

Dust control forms and regulations

The Department of Public Health monitors dust control at construction and demolition sites. Contractors whose work might put dust into the air must follow the City's regulations.

Learn more about how to get a Dust Control Permit.  To determine the cost of a dust control permit, use the Air Management Services fee schedule.

Name Description Released Format
Air Management Services Code Definitions: Air Management Regulation I, Section I pdf Definitions for terms that appear in the Air Management Services Code (starting page 4). February 6, 2019
Asbestos Abatement and Demolition or Renovation Notification Form pdf A notification form for demolition or renovation projects that will involve asbestos abatement. October 2, 2018
Dust Control Permit Application Form pdf This permit includes new notification, permitting, and work practice requirements for the control of dust during construction and demolition activities. March 8, 2019
Dust Control Alternative Method Request Form pdf A form to request approval for an alternative method of dust control. October 2, 2018
Dust Control Notification Form pdf A notification form used to describe the dust control measures for a construction or demolition project. October 2, 2018
Dust Control Regulations: Air Management Regulation II, Section IX pdf The rules relating to dust control from the Air Management regulations (starting page 24). February 6, 2019
Dust Control Regulations: Frequently Asked Questions pdf Further guidance on parts of the dust control rules established in the Air Management Regulation II, Section IX. February 11, 2019