Notice of Public Workshop

The Santa Barbara County Air Pollution Control District’s Environmental Review Guidelines provide procedures for the District and other agencies to use when reviewing projects under the California Environmental Quality Act, or CEQA. The District’s Guidelines are applied directly to projects for which the District is the lead agency under CEQA, including District permits, rules, and plans. The state’s CEQA guidelines have included a framework for addressing climate change impacts since 2010. The District plans to update its Environmental Review Guidelines to include guidance for evaluating the significance of the impacts of greenhouse gas emissions from new or modified stationary sources.

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Community Advisory Council Agenda – October 2014

October 29, 2014 I.        6:30 p.m. – Convene     (Agenda);     (Special Meeting Notice) II.      Roll Call III.     Public Comment Period IV.     Approval of Minutes of the May 14, 2014 meeting  V.       Organization of Agenda and Declaration of Interests VI.     APCO Report VII.    New Business A.    Elect a member of the Community Advisory Council to serve as

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Hot Weather Impacts Air Quality over the Weekend

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. — Santa Barbara County Air Pollution Control District announced today that air monitoring stations around the county recorded concentrations of ozone above health-based standards over the weekend. Ground-level ozone is a principal component of smog.

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APCD Board Actions – October 16, 2014

Agenda | Meeting Video | Minutes Report from Closed Session – Bill Dillon, Senior Deputy County Counsel, reported that in Closed Session a motion was made for item C-1 by Board member Wolf, seconded by Board member Carbajal to authorize County Counsel to file an amicus brief on behalf of Santa Barbara County

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APCD Hearing Board Agenda – September 3, 2014

September 3, 2014     (Agenda)    (Meeting Continued to May 6, 2015) I.         9:30 a.m. – Call to Order – Roll Call II.        Election of Chair and Vice-Chair for 2014 III.      Administration of Oath to Participants IV.      Approval of minutes of the November 6, 2013 meeting V.        Requests for continuance or addition of Ex-Agenda

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APCD Board Actions – August 21, 2014

Agenda | Meeting Video | Approved Minutes Approved minutes of the May 15, 2014 meeting. No quorum to approve minutes of the June 19, 2014 meeting, received and filed. Received and filed the summary of the emission-reduction grant agreements approved by the Air Pollution Control Officer for the period of June 6, 2014

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Public Notice

State law (Health and Safety Code Section 40923) requires the Santa Barbara County Air Pollution Control District (District) to publish a list of regulatory measures scheduled for consideration during each year.  These regulatory measures, or rules and regulations, are adopted in order to reduce air pollution in Santa Barbara County.

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Public Notice

State law (Health and Safety Code Section 40923) requires the Santa Barbara County Air Pollution Control District (District) to publish a list of regulatory measures scheduled for consideration during each year.  These regulatory measures, or rules and regulations, are adopted in order to reduce air pollution in Santa Barbara County.

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Public Notice

State law (Health and Safety Code Section 40923) requires the Santa Barbara County Air Pollution Control District (District) to publish a list of regulatory measures scheduled for consideration during each year.  These regulatory measures, or rules and regulations, are adopted in order to reduce air pollution in Santa Barbara County.  

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