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2021 Press Releases

5-7-21: Notice of Vacancies - Hearing Board of the SLO County APCD

Beginning May 7 through May 31, 2021, the San Luis Obispo County Air Pollution Control District (APCD) Hearing Board is recruiting for four positions: a Public Member, two Public Alternates and an Attorney Member.  State law requires the Attorney Member and Alternate to be admitted to the practice of law in California and appointment of Hearing Board members be made by the APCD Board of Directors. 

The APCD Hearing Board is a quasi-judicial body whose purpose is to hear requests from regulated industry for a variance from rules, hear requests for orders of abatement concerning air quality public nuisance issues, and other areas of jurisdiction set by the State Health and Safety Code.  Membership requirements for the Hearing Board are stipulated in state law and specify members and alternates consist of an attorney admitted to the practice of law in California, a registered professional engineer, a member of the medical profession, and two public members.

Applications for these positions are being accepted May 7 to May 31, 2021.  Applications can be submitted via email or U.S. Mail at the addresses listed below.  Applications must be postmarked no later than May 31, 2021.  Applications are available online at https://www.slocleanair.org/who/board/hearing-board.php or by contacting Alyssa Roslan, APCD Clerk of the Board.  Applications are to be submitted to:

SLO Air Pollution Control District
Attn: Clerk of the Board
3433 Roberto Ct.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Consideration of this matter by the APCD Board of Directors is planned for the June 23, 2021 meeting; applicants are encouraged to attend the meeting and address the Board.  Additional information regarding the vacancies and applicants will be provided in the June Board agenda packet for this item

4-19-21: CAL FIRE to Conduct Live Fire Training May 10 through May 16

Other 2021 Press Releases

4-29-21: Backyard Burning Suspended by Cal Fire

4-29-21: Air Quality Awareness Week May 3 - 7

3-11-21: Notice of Public Hearing - SLO County APCD Hearing Board

2-16-21: Better Breather Alert Due to Blowing Dust Impacting the Nipomo Area

2-10-21: Better Breather Alert Due to Blowing Dust Impacting the Nipomo Area

2-7-21: Pile Burning at Hearst San Simeon State Park

2-3-21: Better Breather Alert - Blowing Dust Impacting the Nipomo Mesa

1-15-21: Webster Vegetation Management Project, Burn Window January 18 through February 28, 2021


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