NEWS: 15 Ways to Fix SLC:Handy tips and tricks to ensure the survival and growth of our fair town.

 By Ryan Cunningham @RyCunn CITY WEEKLY August 23, 2017 8. Ban Growth … While both state and city officials have made some positive strides toward addressing air pollution in recent years, clean air advocates like Matt Pacenza would prefer a stronger sense of urgency from policymakers. Pacenza, the soon-to-be-departing director of environmental…

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Clean Air Community Night: Wednesday!

Believe it or not, Utah has been out of compliance for levels of a very hazardous pollutant (PM2.5) for nearly a decade (I bet you DO believe it). We’ve all seen the valleys fill with the grey-brown clouds for far too long. Because of our air pollution problems, the State…

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NEWS: Court approves delay in Utah haze case

Sean Reilly E&E News reporter Published: Wednesday, May 31, 2017 At U.S. EPA’s request, a federal appellate court has pushed back the briefing schedule in litigation over the agency’s haze reduction plan for Utah. The agency had sought the blanket 60-day extension last week, partly on the grounds that it…

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NEWS: EPA labels Utah air-quality problems ‘serious’

Salt Lake Tribune by Emma Penrod May 2, 2017 State officials are mulling new pollution-control measures after the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has found Utah out of compliance with air-quality standards. On Friday, the EPA classified the Provo and Salt Lake City metro areas, including Davis and Weber counties and…

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