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First winter "spare the air" day is today

Original post made on Dec 1, 2010

Weather conditions forecast for today are expected to create unhealthy air quality and have prompted officials to declare the first winter Spare the Air Day of the season.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, December 1, 2010, 1:53 PM

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Posted by Cough
a resident of Cuesta Park
on Dec 1, 2010 at 3:10 pm

There's nothing more selfish than a wood burning fire nowadays. Poeple choke up an entire neighborhood with no real reason other than the old excuse of "But I like a wood fire"
Well, I like smoking in bars, but the times have changed. We now know how much harm it can do so knock it off...its selfish.
Is there a phone number that we can report offenders on Spare the Air Days?

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Posted by andrea gemmet
Mountain View Voice Editor
on Dec 2, 2010 at 6:29 pm

andrea gemmet is a registered user.

Here's a link to the air quality district's complaints page: Web Link
There's an online form or you can call the 24 hour toll-free wood burning complaint line: 1-877-4NO-BURN (1-877-466-2876).

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