The City Council of Paramount has voted to impose a 45 day moratorium on any new or expanding metal-related businesses in the City. This moratorium was recommended for passed at the City Council meeting on December 13, 2016.
The City of Paramount’s Air Quality Sub Committee held its first meeting on Saturday, December 10, at 1:00 p.m. at Progress Park Plaza, 15500 Downey Ave. in Paramount. Spanish translation and child care was provided.
Recap of City Manager John Moreno discussing comments before SCAQMD Governing Board in December.
Recap of Mayor Daryl Hofmeyer discussing comments before SCAQMD Governing Board in December.
Mayor Daryl Hofmeyer wrote letters to Aerocraft Heat Treating and Anaplex Corporation, advocating on behalf of Paramount residents and the men and woman who work in the City.
Following South Coast Air Quality Management District’s (SCAQMD) findings of high hexavalent chromium levels in Paramount and ongoing investigations, the City of Paramount has announced the formation of a new City Council Air Quality Sub Committee with two council members: Daryl Hofmeyer and Diane Martinez.
The South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) filed a petition for an Order for Abatement against Anaplex Corporation and Aerocraft Heat Treating Company, Inc. The petition was filed with the independent SCAQMD Hearing Board on November 29, 2016.
At the August 16 Town Hall meeting, the Southern Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) provided an update on air quality within the City of Paramount.