BAAQMD “open house” to review new refinery rules. Sept 15, 17, 28

chevron-refinery.jpgThe Bay Area Air Quality Management District is sponsoring three "Open Houses" in which staff will report on its efforts to reduce air pollution from refinery emissions. Four draft rules will be available for review and public comment (see locations and schedules below). The draft rules include, in their words, "requirements for refineries to repair or replace certain equipment, identify and fix leaks, and meet lower emission limits."

They have NOT included anything like our proposed emission caps, as they had previously promised, not even as an option.  The link to download and review their proposals is

Comments must be in by September 25th.

Please revisit this entry for more information as it becomes available.

Tuesday, September 15
6:00PM – 8:00PM
Las Juntas Elementary School
4105 Pacheco Blvd., Martinez

Thursday, September 17
6:00PM – 8:00PM
Robert Semple Elementary School
2015 East Third Street, Benicia

Monday, September 28
6:00PM – 8:00PM
Lincoln Elementary School
29 Sixth Street, Richmond

Download open house notices:
English (PDF) | Spanish (PDF) | Chinese (PDF) | Lao (PDF)


September 15, 2015 at 6pm - 9pm
Three cities. See schedule.
Richmond, MO 64085
United States
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