Hearing Board Member Vacancy

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                                                            Contact: Paul Hensleigh, Deputy APCO
January 3, 2019                                                                                                                                                                      phensleigh@ysaqmd.org

Yolo-Solano Air District Hearing Board Vacancy

(Davis, CA) – The Yolo-Solano Air Quality Management District (District) Board of Directors has announced a vacancy on the District’s Hearing Board for the position of medical member. A medical member can be a medical professional, retired or working, whose specialized skills, training or interests are in the fields of environmental medicine, community medicine or occupational/toxicological medicine, and is not limited to a physician.

The Hearing Board meets when needed to hear and decide upon petitions for variances from District rules, regulations, or orders of the District, and hears appeals from permit and emission reduction credit decisions by the District. The Hearing Board consists of five members: one attorney, one professional engineer, one medical professional and two members of the general public. Applicants must reside within the District boundaries.

Applications for the three-year position are available by contacting the District at (530) 757-3650 or emailing the Clerk of the Board at dalmaguer@ysaqmd.org. Applications will be accepted through February 15, 2019. If qualified applications are not received, the District will enact Section 40802 of the California Health and Safety Code to replace the medical member with a public member.

Yolo-Solano Air Quality Management District is a public health agency committed to protecting human health and property from the harmful effects of air pollution. Connect with the District on Facebook at: www.facebook.com/YoloSolanoAir or on Twitter at: www.twitter.com/YoloSolanoAir.