January’s issue of Air Aware has great tips for making eco-friendly goals in 2020. Adopt one or all of these tips to help reduce air pollution AND improve your quality of life. You’ll also find highlights of the 2019 Annual report and meet the District’s newest employees.
Read January’s Air Aware here.
In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. day, the District office will be closed Monday, January 20, 2020. The office will open again Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at 7:30 a.m.
“The time is always right to do what is right.”
– Martin Luther King Jr.
Yolo-Solano AQMD’s Annual Report is now available. This report provides a comprehensive look at the District’s air quality and its programs, finances and operations.
We hope you enjoy this review of our work and thank you for your continued interest in Yolo-Solano AQMD.
Download a printable version of the Agenda – January 8, 2020
- Selection of Chair and Vice Chair for 2020
- Consent Items
- Information Report on California Biomass Facilities
- Deliberation and Action of Appointment of Committee Members for Calendar Year 2020
- Informational Item – Asbestos Program
- Informational Item – Update on Clean School Bus Program
This District office will be closed to the public from Monday, December 23, 2019 through Friday, January 3, 2020. It will be open again on Monday, January 6, 2020 at 7:30 a.m.
During this time, limited services will be available by telephone and/or email. These include:
A number of communities in Yolo County are providing incentives to residents to plant trees, Trees help save energy, reduce air pollution, conserve water and contribute to the overall natural beauty of a neighborhood. Read this month’s Air Aware to find a rebate program in your town.
Find December’s Air Aware here
The Sacramento Valley Basinwide Air Pollution Control Council (BCC) is seeking independent auditing services. The request for proposal (RFP) is for an audit of the BCC’s finances pursuant to Government Code Section 26909 for fiscal years 2018-2019 and 2019-2020, ending on June 30 with an option to extend to fiscal years 2020-2021 and 2021-2022.
The BCC consists of the Butte, Colusa, Feather River, Glenn, Placer, Sacramento, Shasta, Tehama and Yolo-Solano air quality and air pollution control districts. The BCC coordinates basinwide air pollution control programs as authorized by state law.
Proposals are due January 13, 2020 by 4:00 p.m. No faxed or e-mailed proposals will be accepted.
For RFP details, click here
The Yolo-Solano Air Quality Management District office will be closed Thursday, November 28 and 29, 2019 for the Thanksgiving Holiday. The office will open again Monday, December 2, 2019 at 7:30 a.m.
Pursuant to District Rule 3.26, companies operating oil and gas facilities in the Yolo-Solano Air Quality Management District will be required to submit their Leak Detection and Repair (LDAR) reports for Quarter 3 by October 31st, 2019. Information on what will be required in these reports and where to send them can be found in the District’s Oil and Gas Registration Advisory For more information on the advisory or on Rule 3.26, please contact Staff Engineer Andres Perez, at (530) 757-3677 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Residents who live within the Yolo-Solano AQMD may be eligible to receive a voucher for up to $3,500 when they replace their old, inefficient wood stove or fireplace with a cleaner burning device.
Low income residents are eligible to receive a voucher for $3,500, households with a higher income are eligible to receive a $1,000. This program is available to homeowners and renters.
To find out if you qualify or to learn more about the program, go to our Wood Smoke Reduction Program page.