City staff have been staying up-to-date on Rules 1407 and 1407.1.
On April 23, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors honored the City of Paramount with a 2019 Green Leadership Award.
Staff have continued attending meetings hosted by SCAQMD to stay updated on the process.
This year Clean Air Day will take place on Wednesday October 2, 2019.
To date, the City has issued $4,232.62 in rebates for air purifiers or HVAC filters, leaving a balance of $5,767.37 remaining for additional rebates.
During the February 12, 2019 meeting of the LA County Board of Supervisors, Supervisor Janice Hahn recognized the City of Paramount for winning the Model Community Achievement Award from SCAQMD.
The City of Paramount has received inquiries from residents about a “Proposition 65 Notification” that was sent to a defined area in town in January.
On Saturday, December 1, SCAQMD held two community meetings to discuss the Health Risk Assessment and Early Risk Reduction plans for Anaplex Corporation and Aerocraft Heat Treating Company, respectively.
World Energy, an international leader in bio- and renewable-fuel production, announced last month that it has begun converting its refinery in Paramount – previously known as Alt Air and Paramount Petroleum – into the world’s first renewable jet fuel refinery.
During its October 9, 2018 meeting, the Paramount Planning Commission approved a Conditional Use Permit (CUP) for Aerocraft Heat Treating Co. to install and operate four dust collectors for greater pollution control.