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Another Spare the Air day called for Friday

Original post made on Aug 9, 2012

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued another Spare the Air alert for the region for Friday.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, August 9, 2012, 2:13 PM


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Posted by haoleboy
a resident of Old Mountain View
on Aug 9, 2012 at 8:23 pm

..and the idle fireplace police will be out enforcing it! Not!

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Posted by curious
a resident of Cuesta Park
on Aug 11, 2012 at 11:40 am

I will 'spare the air' when these people show me they are doing more than political posturing. A great place to start is the ridiculous diamond lanes. They allow a Prius that only sips gas to use them which forces the gas guzzlers to sit in the regular lanes spewing out pollutants.

That shows this is more about bureaucrats putting their feet on our necks by forcing their ideology on us than trying to clean the air.

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Posted by LovingMtnView
a resident of Old Mountain View
on Aug 17, 2012 at 5:22 pm

LovingMtnView is a registered user.

Are new Prius's & electric vehicles allowed to use the HOV lanes? Or is that an old program that is no longer in effect?

I don't think they were very effective, although if my commute was bad, I would have bought one.

curious--How would you suggest the 'bureaucrats' clean the air?