Sept. 2 is Air Quality Action Day

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The Indiana Dept. of Environmental Management has declared Sept. 2, 2015 an Air Quality Action Day for St. Joseph and Elkhart Counties. Meteorologists forecast that weather conditions will be conducive to high levels of ozone pollution. Actions you can take to help lower emissions that contribute to the formation of ozone include: Bike, walk, carpool or take the bus; perform regular vehicle maintenance; conserve fuel by combining trips; refuel your car in the evening; reduce engine idling time.

if you have questions or would like more information actions you can take to clean the air, contact MACOG at: 574-287-1829 or 574-674-8894.