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4-17-19: Oceano Dunes Draft PM Reduction Plan Public Workshop

SLO County Air Pollution Control District, in collaboration with California State Parks would like to invite the public to participate in the upcoming May 1st workshop, which will provide an opportunity to review the Draft Particulate Matter Reduction Plan, solicit public feedback and discuss next steps.  There will be presentations by APCD and State Parks, a question and answer panel with the Scientific Advisory Group and breakout stations.

May 1, 2019
6:00 p.m.
South County Regional Center
800 West Branch Street, Arroyo Grande.

Due to the structure of the workshop, the public will be given question & comment cards at the beginning of the workshop. Comments submitted by the public will be posted to the SLOCleanAir.org website following the workshop. Questions submitted by the public will be gathered and staff will present the questions during the workshop.

The public may also submit comments regarding the DPMRP in advance of the workshop, to info@slocleanair.org. More information about the workshop agenda will be provided closer to the workshop date.

To find out more about the efforts to mitigate dust emissions from the Oceano Dunes, visit SLOCleanAir.org/air-quality/oceano-dunes-efforts.php.

Other 2019 Press Releases

4-8-19:  Better Breather Alert - Blowing Dust Forecasted to impact the Nipomo Area April 9 through April 12, 2019

4-2-19: Rescheduled Conservation Burn & Biochar Workshop

4-1-19: Revised Oceano Dunes Draft Particulate Matter Reduction Plan & Public Workshop

3-20-19: Conservation Burn and Biochar Workshop

3-12-19: Better Breather Alert - Blowing Dust Forecasted to impact the Nipomo Area March 12, 2019

3-5-19: Oceano Dunes Draft PM Reduction Plan Released

2-14-19: Grant Funding Available

1-24-19: Launch of Regional Electric Drive 805 Coalition

 

2018 Press Releases

11-6-18: ** MEDIA ALERT ** - Camp Roberts Prescribed Burn on November 7

10-29-18: ** MEDIA ALERT ** - Fort Hunter Liggett Prescribed Burn on October 29

10-5-18: Better Breather Alert - Blowing Dust Impacting the Nipomo Area

9-28-18: Prescribed Fire Operations Planned at Several Coastal State Parks in San Luis Obispo County

9-27-18: Request for Proposal for Legal Services for the SLO County Air Pollution Control District

9-13-18: Better Breather Alert - Blowing Dust Impacting the Nipomo Area

8-31-18: Better Breather Alert Issued due to Blowing Dust Impacting the Nipomo Area

8-30-18: Better Breather Alert - Particulate Pollution Impacting San Luis Obispo County

8-24-18: Air Quality Alert - Unhealthy Air Quality in San Luis Obispo County

8-20-18: Better Breather Alert - Particulate Pollution Impacting San Luis Obispo County

8-17-18: Better Breather Alert - Particulate Pollution Impacting SLO County

8-6-18: Better Breather Alert - Smoke and Blowing Dust Impacting San Luis Obispo County

8-6-18: Notice of Vacancies - Hearing Board of the Air Pollution Control District of San Luis Obispo County

8-6-18: Health Advisory - Smoke Impacting Northern SLO County

8-2-18: Better Breather Alert - Blowing Dust Forecasted to Impact the Nipomo Area August 3 through August 6

7-31-18: Better Breather Alert - Due to Smoke Impacting SLO County

7-23-18: Better Breather Alert - Blowing Dust Forecasted to Impact the Nipomo Area July 23 through July 27

7-6-18: Better Breather Alert - Blowing Dust Forecasted to Impact the Nipomo Area July 6 through July 9

7-5-18: Grant Funding Available to Clean Up Wood Burning Devices

6-26-18: Gilardi Prescribed Burn Planned to Occur on June 27

6-11-18: Better Breather Alert - Blowing Dust Impacting the Nipomo Area 

6-6-18: Better Breather Alert - Blowing Dust Impacting the Nipomo Area June 6 through June 10

6-1-18: Better Breather Alert - Blowing Dust Impacting the Nipomo Area

5-24-18: FREE Grant Workshop and Air Resources Board Compliance Overview Training

5-21-18: Camp Roberts Prescribed Burn Planned to Occur on May 22

5-15-18: Beter Breather Alert - Blowing Dust Impacting the Nipomo Area from May 16 through May 20

5-7-18Better Breather Alert - Blowing Dust Impacting the Nipomo Area

4-30-18: Backyard Burning Suspended

4-30-18: Better Breather Alert - Blowing Dust Impacting the Nipomo Area

4-27-18: Better Breather Alert - Blowing Dust Impacting the Nipomo Area from April 27 through April 30

4-19-18: Green Car Show April 21 at Laguna Lake

4-17-18: SLO County APCD Hosting Workshops Seeking Community Input on Air Protection Grants

4-13-18: Better Breather Alert - Blowing Dust Impacting the Nipomo Area

4-12-18: Better Breather Alert - Blowing Dust Impacting the Nipomo Area

4-11-18: Better Breather Alert - Blowing Dust Impacting the Nipomo Area

3-26-18: Better Breather Alert - Blowing Dust Impacting the Nipomo Area

3-19-18: SLO County APCD Provides Funding for Cleaner School Buses

3-14-18: SLO COUNTY APCD & STATE PARKS OFF-HIGHWAY VEHICLE DIVISION REACH AN AGREEMENT ON PROPOSED MITIGATION APPROACH

2-20-18: GRANT FUNDING AVAILABLE TO CLEAN UP DIESEL EQUIPMENT & LIGHT-DUTY AUTOS THROUGHOUT SLO COUNTY

1-10-18: Better Breather Alert -Blowing Dust Impacting the Nipomo Area.

 

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