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Publication Date: Apr.24

PRESS RELEASE | ADEQ Issues Ozone High Pollution Advisory for Maricopa County Effective April 25, 2018

The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) is issuing a High Pollution Advisory (HPA) for ozone in Maricopa County, effective April 25, 2018. This HPA is due to levels expected to exceed the federal health standard for ozone.

Publication Date: Apr.23

PRESS RELEASE | ADEQ Issues Ozone High Pollution Advisory for Maricopa County Effective April 23-24, 2018

The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) is issuing a High Pollution Advisory (HPA) for ozone in Maricopa County, effective April 23-24, 2018. This HPA is due to levels expected to exceed the federal health standard for ozone.

Publication Date: Apr.18

PRESS RELEASE News Release State of the Air Report shows air quality improved in much of Arizona

PHOENIX (April 18, 2018) – The American Lung Association’s State of the Air 2018 report shows that air quality improved in much of Arizona, but some locations still have low grades for air quality. These grades reflect the levels of ozone and particle pollution (particulate matter PM-2.5 or smoke) in the air during 2014-2016.

Publication Date: Apr.12

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Publication Date: Feb.23

PRESS RELEASE | ADEQ leading efforts to prevent dust-related accidents by going to the source – the dust

When winds pick up, dust kicks up. Along stretches of I-10 between Tucson and Phoenix, dust can become so severe, visibility drops for drivers causing serious, even deadly, accidents. The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) is taking steps to solve this issue by going to the source.

Publication Date: Feb.13

MEDIA ADVISORY | ADEQ Announces $5,500 Brownfields Grant to the City of Cottonwood, AZ

Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) officials announced today a $5,500 Brownfields Grant award to the City Cottonwood to perform an Asbestos Abatement on roofing materials on the Cottonwood Civic Plaza located at 805 N. Main Street, Cottonwood, AZ. Abatement of roofing material will allow for installation of new roof vents for the HVAC system upgrades.

MEDIA ADVISORY | ADEQ Announces $85,000 Brownfields Grant to the Town of Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ

Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) officials announced today an $85,000 Brownfields Grant award to the Town of Pinetop-Lakeside to perform asbestos abatement on the Old Town Hall located at 1360 N. Niels Lane, Lakeside, AZ. Abatement of the building will allow the Town to demolish the building, which is no longer a suitable environment for worker safety. The building is in the Lakeside Village Redevelopment Area.

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