Upcoming State and Local Air Quality Awareness
Week Activities

To be added to the 2015 Air Quality Awareness Week list of events, please contact Debra Lee at lee.debra@epa.gov.


    SAN FRANCISCO – On Monday, April 27, the Bay Area Air Quality Management District is launching the 2015 Spare the Air season which focuses on reducing smog forming pollution during the warmer months. Monday’s season launch coincides with national Air Quality Awareness Week which runs through May 1. The summer Spare the Air program encourages Bay Area residents to reduce air pollution every day by rethinking their commute and avoiding driving alone. News Release


    The Broward County Air Quality Program will partner with the City of Wilton Manors and have an Air Quality Awareness display with educational materials available to the public.

    Date, Time, Location: April 27th 8:00 – April 30th 4:00
    City of Wilton Manors City Hall, 2020 Wilton Drive, Wilton Manors, FL 33305


New Jersey

    New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has declared April 27 – May 1 Air Quality Awareness Week 2015 (http://www.nj.gov/dep/aqaweek/)

    New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection Lauches New Clean Air Public Outreach Campaign. A new website, www.CleanAir.NJ.gov, will serve as the cornerstone of the campaign, providing useful information on the health impacts of air pollution, in particular ozone-smog, as well as steps residents can take in their own lives to reduce pollution. The campaign will also utilize brochures and a CleanRideNJ pyramid that offers advice on reducing pollution from motor vehicles, a major source of pollutants that cause ozone-smog.

    April 6, 2015. Webinar for meteorologists and other weather professionals. Why Smog Matters: Understanding the Link Between Weather and Ozone Formation.Register by March 30, 2015.



    Air Coalition of Tunkhannock, PA is having a Health fAIR to provide information on the lack of AQI for our county, the importance of clean air to everyone's health and the need for air monitoring.  Information will be available at the library after the event as well.

    ACT Health fAIR, Friday, May 1, 2015 from 2 to 4 pm
    Tunkhannock Public Library Community Room
    220 W Tioga St, Tunkhannock, PA  18657