Friday, February 13, 2015

West Silver Valley Air Quality Citizens Advisory Committee meeting 2/19 @ 6:00 p.m.

The West Silver Valley Air Quality Citizens Advisory Committee will meet Thursday, February 19, from 6 to 7 p.m., at Pinehurst City Hall, 106 N. Division St.

Committee members will work with the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality to develop an air quality improvement plan known as a State Implementation Plan, or SIP, which will describe how the area intends to reach and maintain compliance with air quality standards. The meeting will focus on open burning and community outreach and education.

Participants will also learn about local air quality issues and how decisions are made and discuss potential emission reduction measures for the area.

For more information, contact Ralph Paul at (208) 666-4609 or ralph.paul@deq.idaho.gov.