Category Archives: Meetings and Agendas

YSAQMD Board of Directors August Meeting Cancelled

The regular meeting of the Yolo-Solano Air Quality Management District Board of Directors, scheduled for August 12, 2020 has been cancelled. The official notice is available here

The next meeting is scheduled for September 9, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. The status of the current COVID-19 pandemic will dictate if this meeting will be held at the Yolo-Solano Air Quality Management District board room, located at 1947 Galileo Ct., Suite 103; Davis, CA 95618, or if it will be held via teleconference.

 

 

Ag Burn Request Test Page

Form submission is now closed for the day. Please check back tomorrow morning at 9:30 a.m. for burn status and to submit an Ag Burn Request.

June Air Aware

Updates on the District, Contests and Incentive Programs and Air Quality Highlights in this issue of Air Aware.

EQIP Funding for Farmers and Ranchers

Through the Environmental Quality Improvement Program (EQIP), the Natural Resource Conservation Service (NRCS) provides agricultural producers with financial resources and one-on-one help to plan and implement improvements, or what NRCS calls conservation practices.  Using these practices can lead to cleaner water and air, healthier soil and better wildlife habitat, all while improving agricultural operations.  

Learn more about EQIP
EQIP Factsheet
Apply for EQIP

Get tips for GREEN resolutions in 2020

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.

Cities offer tree rebates for summer shade

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

Oil and Gas Leak Detection and Repair Advisory

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 aperez@ysaqmd.org.

Do’s & Dont’s of Emergency Generators

Are you considering using a backup generator in the event of a Public Safety Power Shutoff by Pacific Gas & Electric?  Businesses and residents have different permit and registration requirements. Learn more about Air District requirements here.

Get $$ For Replacing Your Old Wood Stove

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.