air alert http://kvpr.org en Valley Air District to Issue Air Alert Monday http://kvpr.org/post/valley-air-district-issue-air-alert-monday <p>The San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District has announced that it intends to issue an "Air Alert" early next week. The alert will begin Monday August&nbsp;19th&nbsp;and continue through Wednesday August&nbsp;21st.&nbsp;</p><p>This district is urging residents to take steps that can reduce the amount of ozone pollution, and prevent a potential violation of the 1-hour ozone standard. In addition to health risks posed by ozone pollution, violating the standard could also result in a $29 million federal penalty.</p> Fri, 16 Aug 2013 19:03:15 +0000 Valley Public Radio News 20151 at http://kvpr.org Valley Air District to Issue Air Alert Monday