Articles From : APCD

  • Air Quality Alert for Eastern Santa Barbara County

    Santa Barbara County Air Pollution Control District issued an Air Quality Alert for eastern Santa Barbara County, including the Cuyama area, to be in effect until conditions improve.

  • PSPS Events, Diesel Generators, and APCD Rules

    With the potential for Public Safety Power Shutoffs during wildfire season, Santa Barbara County residents and businesses are reminded about Air Pollution Control District requirements related to backup diesel generators.

  • Sedgwick Reserve Research Burn on Wednesday

    The research prescribed burn at the Sedgwick Reserve in the Santa Ynez Valley will continue Wednesday, if conditions allow.

  • Protect Against Wildfire Smoke by Creating a Clean Air Room

    The Air Pollution Control District encourages residents to create a "clean air room" to protect against wildfire smoke and ash.

  • Range Improvement Burn Scheduled this Week

    The Santa Barbara County Fire Department has tentatively scheduled a range improvement burn at 4155 Figueroa Mountain Rd in Los Olivos with a burn window of May 26-27.

  • Figueroa Mountain Prescribed Burn Window Through April

    The Los Padres National Forest has tentatively scheduled a prescribed burn at Figueroa Mountain and various administrative sites on forest lands with a burn window of February 16 through April 30. 

  • Old Car Buy Back Program Expands Model Years

    Santa Barbara County Air Pollution Control District is now accepting vehicles, model year 1997 or older, under the popular Old Car Buy Back Program.

  • 8035

    Hearing Board Member Needed

  • Electric Car Show September 17 in Goleta

    Electric Car Show September 17 in Goleta

    Sunday, September 17, 2017
    10 AM - 3 PM
    Girsh Park, 7050 Phelps Rd, Goleta
    Free electric car show at California Lemon Festival

    The latest electric vehicles will be on view September 17 as part of a celebration of National Drive Electric Week put on by the Community Environmental Council (CEC),partnering with the Santa Barbara County Air Pollution Control District and Los Padres Chapter Sierra Club. The partners encourage all to attend to check out the latest models and find out about tax credits and rebates for buying electric.

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