The Maricopa County Air Quality Department will hold a public meeting to discuss its 2012 Air Monitoring Network Review on October 23, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Air Monitoring Division’s offices at 2145 S. 11th Ave., Suite 170, Phoenix, AZ 85007.
A copy of the draft network review is currently available on the department’s website at the following website address: http://www.maricopa.gov/aq/divisions/monitoring/network.aspx
Hard copies of the document may be requested from the department’s Records Management Coordinator at (602) 506-6201 or at the department's address: 1001 North Central Avenue, Phoenix, Arizona 85004. Arrangements may be made to view the information every Monday through Friday (excluding major holidays) between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. There is a small fee for copying available documents.
The 2012 Air Monitoring Network Review covers ambient air monitoring activity captured by the department’s 24 air monitoring sites throughout 2012. The Air Monitoring Network Review also provides a summary of the pollutants measured by Maricopa County, a look at the air monitoring network design and monitoring site details and statistics from the past year among other information.
The purpose of the October 23, 2013 public meeting is to receive comments from the public on the draft Network Review. Members of the public may comment in person or through written statements to the department.
Written comments shall state the name and mailing address of the person making comment and be signed by that person or authorized agent or attorney. Written comments on the draft document are due to the department by October 23, 2013 at 5:00 p.m.
A sign language and/or Spanish interpreter will be made available during the public meeting upon request. The department asks for 72 hours’ notice in order to make necessary arrangements. Additional reasonable accommodations will be made available to the extent possible within the time frame of the request.
Additional information on the Air Monitoring Network Review may be obtained by contacting Ben Davis at 2145 S 11th Ave., Suite 170, Phoenix, AZ 85007 or (602) 258-5155 x221.
About Maricopa County Air Quality Department
The Maricopa County Air Quality Department is a regulatory agency whose goal is to ensure federal clean air standards are achieved and maintained for the residents and visitors of Maricopa County. The department is governed by the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors and follows air quality standards set forth by the federal Clean Air Act.
The department offers air quality information and resources on its Clean Air Make More website. Visit www.CleanAirMakeMore.com to learn more.
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