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2020 Press Releases

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Other 2020 Press Releases

9-11-20: Air Quality Alert - Smoke is Impacting SLO County. Smoke is Expected To Continue To Impact SLO County This Weekend

9-8-20: Smoke and Ash Impacting SLO County

9-3-20: Air Quality Alert - Smoke is Causing Increased Ozone Levels in Eastern SLO County and Increased Particulate Levels Across SLO County Into The Weekend

8-21-20: Air Quality Alert - Due to Smoke, APCD Recommends All Non-Emergency Outdoor Work in North County Be Postponed Until Air Quality Conditions Improve

8-18-20: Air Quality Alert - Smoke Impacting SLO County, Predominantly Northern SLO County

8-7-20: Notice of Vacancies Hearing Board of the San Luis Obispo County Air Pollution Control District

7-1-20: SLO County APCD Releases Frequently Asked Questions Related to Air Quality & Temporary Closure at Oceano Dunes

6-16-20: CAL FIRE Press Release on Burn Suspension

6-15-20: Health Advisory - Smoke Impacting SLO County

5-26-20: Camp Roberts Impact Range Fire Hazard Training Window June 2 through June 4

5-15-20: Better Breather Alert due to Blowing Dust Impacting the Nipomo Area

5-15-20: Notice of Vacancies - Hearing Board of the San Luis Obispo APCD

5-5-20: Better Breather Alert Issued due to Blowing Dust Impacting the Nipomo Area

4-21-20: Better Breather Alert Issued due to Blowing Dust Forcasted to Impact the Nipomo Area

4-14-20: Oceano Dunes Scientific Advisory Group Provides Information on the Temporary Closure's Effect on Particulate Matter Emissions

3-16-20: Effective Immediately, SLO County Air Pollution Control District Office Closed to Walk-In Customers

2-27-20: Spooner Prescribed Hazard Reduction Burn - Smoke May Be Present, February 29, 2020

2-6-20: Grant Funding Available for Marine, Infrastructure, School Buses, Woodstove Change-outs and Old Car Buy Back


Press Release Archives (2019 and older)

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