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  • Dec
    6

    December 6, 2017

    Annual youth conference encourages action for clean air

    The annual Youth for Environment and Sustainability, or YES, Conference, co-sponsored by the Air District, returns to the Bay Area on Saturday, February 24, 2018.  It will be held at Laney College, 900 Fallon Street in Oakland from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. The free day-long regional conference will bring together middle and high school students from the nine Bay Area counties to discuss topics ranging from climate change and public health to transportation and air pollution.

  • Nov
    15

    November 15, 2017

    Air District adopts pioneering rule reducing toxic air pollutants

    Today the Air District's Board of Directors unanimously adopted Regulation 11-18, Reduction of Risk from Air Toxic Emissions at Existing Facilities, considered to be the most health-protective toxic air pollution risk control measure in the nation.

  • Nov
    9

    November 9, 2017

    Call for applications for Spare the Air Leadership Award

    The Air District is announcing a call for applications for the 2018 Acterra Business Environmental Awards, including the Spare the Air Leadership Award. 

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Wood Burning Status
Wood Burning Status
  • illegal to burn

    Monday,
    12/11

    Winter Spare the Air Alert in Effect

  • illegal to burn

    Tuesday,
    12/12

    Winter Spare the Air Alert in Effect

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