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12/31/08 Air District issues inventory of Bay Area greenhouse gas emissions PDF
12/22/08 Air District seeks public input on permit for proposed power plant in Hayward PDF
12/22/08 Bay Area in nonattainment of national standard for fine particulate pollution PDF
12/12/08 Air District commends passage of landmark rule to clean up pollution from "big rigs" PDF
12/11/08 Air District Lifts Winter Spare the Air Alert PDF
12/10/08 A Winter Spare the Air Alert is in effect today PDF
12/08/08 Air District Lifts Winter Spare the Air Alert PDF
12/07/08 A Winter Spare the Air Alert is in effect today PDF
12/02/08 Air District provides on-line registration for restaurants with chain-driven charbroilers PDF
11/26/08 Air District Lifts Winter Spare the Air Alert PDF
11/25/08 Winter Spare the Air Alert continues PDF
11/24/08 A Winter Spare the Air Alert is in effect today PDF
11/20/08 Air District Lifts Winter Spare the Air Alert PDF
11/19/08 A Winter Spare the Air Alert is in effect today PDF
11/18/08 Media Advisory - "Check Before You Burn" Widget PDF
11/17/08 Air District offers rebates for gas fireplace inserts and stoves PDF
10/30/08 Winter Spare the Air season begins Saturday, November 1 PDF
10/29/08 Permissive burn periods for Orchard Pruning & Attrition and Forest Management fires open PDF
10/27/08 Air District seeks public input on Clean Air, CARE Mitigation Plans PDF
10/15/08 Fall Marsh Management fire season closes October 15 PDF
10/06/08 Bay Area Air Quality Management District Board awards $13.5 Million to fund 53 local projects PDF
10/03/08 Air District seeks public input on Clean Air and CARE Mitigation Plans PDF
10/02/08 Air District settles air violation case with Lennar PDF
10/02/08 Air District works with gas station owners to meet vapor recovery requirements PDF
10/01/08 Air District applauds signing of SB 375 PDF
09/25/08 Permissive burn periods for Crop Replacement and Flood Debris fires open PDF
09/15/08 Breathmobile makes its Bay Area debut PDF
09/04/08 Tomorrow is another Spare the Air Day in the Bay Area PDF
09/03/08 Tomorrow is a Spare the Air Day in the Bay Area PDF
08/28/08 Tomorrow is another Spare the Air Day in the Bay Area PDF
08/27/08 Tomorrow is another Spare the Air Day in the Bay Area PDF
08/26/08 Tomorrow is a Spare the Air Day in the Bay Area PDF
08/25/08 Open Burning Season for Double Crop Stubble ends, seasons for Marsh Management and Stubble and Straw begin PDF
08/13/08 Air District invites the public to participate in air quality permit process PDF
07/10/08 Air quality expected to improve Friday PDF
07/09/08 Air District board approves wood burning rule PDF
07/09/08 Tomorrow is the fourth Spare the Air Day in a row PDF
07/08/08 Air quality continues to be unhealthy due to smog and smoke PDF
07/07/08 Tomorrow is another Spare the Air Day in the Bay Area PDF
07/06/08 Tomorrow is a Spare the Air Day in the Bay Area PDF
07/03/08 Air District to showcase clean air choices at Alameda Fourth of July Parade PDF
06/30/08 Air District Health Advisory Lifted PDF
06/27/08 Air quality in the Bay Area will continue to be unhealthy over the weekend PDF
06/26/08 Air quality in Bay Area continues to be unhealthy due to smoke from wildfires PDF
06/25/08 Air quality in Bay Area unhealthy due to smoke from wildfires PDF
06/23/08 Air District advises public about smoke impacts from local wildfires PDF
06/19/08 Tomorrow is a Spare the Air Day in the Bay Area PDF
06/12/08 Free Rides for Bay Area Commuters on June 19 PDF
06/11/08 Tomorrow is a Spare the Air Day in the Bay Area PDF
06/04/08 Tri-valley businesses participate in climate challenge summit PDF
05/29/08 Flood debris burning season closes May 31 PDF
05/27/08 Air District Lifts Summit Fire Smoke Advisory PDF
05/23/08 Air Pollution District Advises Public about Smoke Impacts Due to Summit Fire in Santa Cruz Mountains PDF
05/22/08 Air District Board commits $10 million to clean up port trucks PDF
05/21/08 Air District Implements Greenhouse Gas Fee PDF
05/15/08 $18 Million Available in Grant Funds PDF
05/15/08 Air District issues second Spare the Air advisory of 2008 smog season PDF
05/14/08 Air District issues first Spare the Air advisory of 2008 smog season PDF
05/14/08 Air District adds bike fleet to menu of employee transportation options PDF
05/07/08 Air District reaches $1.5 million civil penalty with Tesoro Refinery PDF
05/01/08 Air District issues $18 million call for projects to reduce vehicle emissions PDF
04/28/08 Open burning seasons close for Range and Forest Management,
Crop Replacement, and Orchard Pruning & Attrition
PDF
04/14/08 Bay Area Air District Receives U.S. EPA Environmental Achievement Award PDF
04/10/08 Air District Hosts Informational Meetings to Discuss Draft Wood Smoke Regulation PDF
04/09/08 Wood Smoke Reduction Rebate Program Concludes Successfully PDF
04/02/08

Air District to Offer End of Season Rebates -

$600 to Switch from Burning Wood to Using Less Polluting Natural Gas

PDF
03/03/08

State Awards $3.4 Million in Air Quality Projects at Port of Oakland -

Air District Receives Early Action Funding from Prop. 1B

PDF
02/11/08 Spare the Air Tonight Season Ends PDF
01/30/08 Bay Area Air District Reaches Landmark Settlement with Tesoro Refinery to Reduce Emissions PDF
01/30/08 Air District Issues Call for Projects to Reduce Diesel Engine Pollution PDF
01/30/08 Open Burning Season Begins for Marsh Management PDF
01/22/08 Air District Announces Region-Wide Fireplace and Woodstove
Change-Out Program
PDF
01/01/08 Spare the Air Tonight - Ring in a Healthy New Year! PDF
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