Park Avenue Turf of Dixon is featured in this month’s edition of Air Aware. Read how this business received a grant to purchase a new harvester and help improve air quality.
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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.
Applications are now available for the Yolo County School Bike and Pedestrian Infrastructure Grant. The grant provides supplemental funding for school projects which support active transportation and enhance public health.
Fnd out more about eligible schools and projects on the webpage.
The Yolo-Solano Air Quality Management District (District) staff will hold a public workshop to discuss the proposed the amendments to District Rule 3.26, Oil and Gas Equipment Registration. The rule is being adopted to provide an administrative mechanism to satisfy the requirements of and ensure compliance with California’s Oil and Gas Regulation (17 CCR § 95665-§ 95677).
For more information view notice or contact Andres Perez at (530) 757-3677.
July’s edition of Air Aware features the Winters Bike Patrol – our Clean Air Champions of the Month. You can also learn how fireworks contribute to air pollution and what you can do to minimize the impact and meet the District’s newest team member. Read the full issue here.
Download a printable version of the Agenda – December 11, 2019
- Consent Items
- 4.A. YSAQMD Draft Minutes for October 9, 2019
- 4.B. Long Range Planning Calendar
- 4.C. Indemnification Required in Past Month
- 4.D. Approve Agreement No. 19-18 for Accountant Consultant Services
- 4.E. Approve Agreement No. 19-17 for IT Services
- 4.F. Approve Office Closure to Public December 23 – January 3
- 4.G. Approve Resolution No. 19-09 to Accept FARMER Incentive funding
- 4.H. Approve Resolution No. 19-10 to Accept Woodsmoke Reduction Program Funding
- 4.I. Receive and Accept First Northern Bank Quarterly Report – Q3 2019
- 4.J. Approve Agreement for 19-19 for Temporary Employment Services
- 4.K. Accept Informational Report for the Hiring of One Extra-Help Administrative Clerk Position
- Informational Item – FARMER Update
- Informational Item –Fireplace Regulations
- Deliberation and Action on the 2019 Yolo School Bike and Pedestrian Infrastructure Grant Program
This week, thousands of Yolo and Solano County residents will celebrate Independence Day with family and friends, backyard celebrations and…fireworks. Officials at the Yolo-Solano Air Quality Management District (YSAQMD) want everyone, especially those with respiratory difficulties, to have a safe and fun 4th of July. Follow these tips to avoid smoke from fireworks:
- Stay upwind of firework displays
- Close windows and doors during prime hours for fireworks (9-11 p.m.)
- Keep individual health conditions in mind when viewing firework shows
The June edition of Air Aware features our first-ever Clean Air Champions of the Month – Tree Harper. You can also find out the winners of the Clean Air Calendar contest and why you should Dump the Pump on June 21st. Read the full issue here.