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Publication Date: Apr.15

Help Keep Arizona #1 | National Air Quality Flag Program Challenge Begins Today

ADEQ officials announced today the start of the National Air Quality Flag Program Spring Challenge, which runs from April 15 through May 31, 2017. Each year, the Spring Challenge provides Arizona schools and other eligible organizations the opportunity to teach people about local air quality, how air pollution affects health and actions we can take to protect ourselves and improve the quality of the air we breathe.

Publication Date: Apr.3

Publication Date: Mar.11

ADEQ Announces $16,635 Brownfields Grant Award to the Desert Hills Fire District, Mohave County, AZ

ADEQ officials announced today two Brownfields Grant awards totaling $16,635 to the Desert Hills Fire District in Lake Havasu to support redevelopment of Fire Station No. 1. The redevelopment will bring the aging structure up to building code and remove harmful contaminants such as mold, asbestos and lead-based paint.

Publication Date: Mar.10

ADEQ Announces $97,630 Brownfield Grant Award to the Town of Camp Verde, Yavapai, AZ

ADEQ officials announced today a $97,630 Brownfields Grant award to the Town of Camp Verde to revitalize the downtown area by performing an Asbestos and Lead-Based Paint Abatement on the old library building, removing it and making way for expanded parking for the newly constructed Camp Verde Community Library.

Publication Date: Mar.9

ADEQ Announces $37,734 Brownfield Grant Award to the City of Cottonwood, Yavapai, AZ

ADEQ officials announced today a $37,734 Brownfields Grant award to the City of Cottonwood to revitalize the downtown area by performing an Asbestos and Lead-Based Paint Abatement on the Cottonwood Civic Center. The remodeling of this historic building is a step in the process of bringing new life to the historic Old Town Cottonwood district.

Publication Date: Feb.16

ADEQ Issues PM-10 High Pollution Advisory for the Yuma Area Effective Friday, Feb. 17, 2017

ADEQ has issued a dust High Pollution Advisory (HPA) for today, Friday, Feb. 17, 2017, for coarse particulate matter (PM10) for the Yuma area in Arizona.

Publication Date: Jan.27

ADEQ Voluntary Environmental Stewardship Program Recognizes New Achievers | Participation Grows to 40

ADEQ officials announced today the addition of nine new participants in the Voluntary Environmental Stewardship Program (VESP), bringing the number of organizations demonstrating its value to 40.

Publication Date: Dec.30

ADEQ Issues PM-2.5 High Pollution Advisory for Nogales Effective Saturday, Dec. 31, 2016, & Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017

The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) is issuing a High Pollution Advisory (HPA) for Saturday, Dec. 31, 2016, and Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017, for fine particulate matter (PM2.5), also known as soot, for the Nogales area in Arizona.

Publication Date: Dec.16

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