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  • Nov
    20

    November 20, 2019

    Air District strengthens wood burning rule to protect air quality and public health during wildfires

    The Air District’s Board of Directors voted to adopt new amendments that will strengthen the agency’s wood-burning regulation to safeguard public health against the hazards of fine particle pollution, especially during wildfires.

  • Nov
    18

    November 18, 2019

    Air District expands Clean Cars for All grant program

    The Air District is announcing the expansion of its Clean Cars for All grant program, which offers incentives of up to $9,500 for income-qualified Bay Area residents to retire older cars and replace them with a hybrid, plug-in hybrid, or electric vehicle, or to get a pre-loaded Clipper Card for public transit. 

  • Nov
    5

    November 5, 2019

    Air District extends Bay Area air quality advisory for smoke from Ranch Fire through Wednesday

    The Air District is extending an air quality advisory for smoke for the Bay Area through tomorrow, Wednesday, November 6, 2019. Northerly winds near the Ranch Fire in Tehama County south of Redding will allow some smoke to move toward the Bay Area. The smoke is expected to continue to cause hazy skies and potentially elevated hourly air quality readings for fine particulates today and tomorrow, but air quality is not expected to exceed the federal health standard.

Wood Burning Status
Wood Burning Status
  • Thursday,
    11/21

    No Spare the Air Alert in Effect

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