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Air Quality Alert

Statement as of 12:06 AM CDT on September 23, 2017

Expires 1:00 AM EDT on September 24, 2017


... Air quality alert in effect until midnight CDT tonight...

The Illinois environmental protection agency has determined that an
air pollution action day will be declared for the greater Chicago
metropolitan area and is in effect until midnight CDT tonight.

An air pollution action day is declared when weather conditions are
such that widespread ozone and or particulate levels are expected to
be at or above the unhealthy for sensitive groups category of the
air quality index.

Active children and adults especially people with pulmonary or
respiratory disease such as asthma should limit prolonged outdoor
activity.

Area residents are urged to reduce pollution levels. Air quality
forecasts and tips on how you can reduce your emissions can be found
at www.Airnow.Gov.

Media contact... 217 558 1536.


1206 am CDT Sat Sep 23 2017

... Air quality alert in effect until midnight CDT tonight...

The Illinois environmental protection agency has determined that an
air pollution action day will be declared for the greater Chicago
metropolitan area and is in effect until midnight CDT tonight.

An air pollution action day is declared when weather conditions are
such that widespread ozone and or particulate levels are expected to
be at or above the unhealthy for sensitive groups category of the
air quality index.

Active children and adults especially people with pulmonary or
respiratory disease such as asthma should limit prolonged outdoor
activity.

Area residents are urged to reduce pollution levels. Air quality
forecasts and tips on how you can reduce your emissions can be found
at www.Airnow.Gov.

Media contact... 217 558 1536.



1143 am CDT Fri Sep 22 2017

... Air quality alert in effect for Saturday September 23rd...

The Illinois environmental protection agency has determined that an
air pollution action day will be declared for Saturday September 23rd
for the greater Chicago metropolitan area including the counties
of...

Cook... dupage... Kane... Kendall... Grundy... lake... McHenry and will.

An air pollution action day is declared when weather conditions are
such that widespread ozone and or particulate levels are expected to
be at or above the unhealthy for sensitive groups category of the air
quality index.

Active children and adults and especially people with pulmonary or
respiratory disease such as asthma should limit prolonged outdoor
activity.

Area residents are urged to reduce pollution levels. Air quality
forecasts and tips on how you can reduce your emissions can be found
at www.Airnow.Gov.

Media contact... 217 558 1536.


1143 am CDT Fri Sep 22 2017

... Air quality alert in effect for Saturday September 23rd...

The Illinois environmental protection agency has determined that an
air pollution action day will be declared for Saturday September 23rd
for the greater Chicago metropolitan area including the counties
of...

Cook... dupage... Kane... Kendall... Grundy... lake... McHenry and will.

An air pollution action day is declared when weather conditions are
such that widespread ozone and or particulate levels are expected to
be at or above the unhealthy for sensitive groups category of the air
quality index.

Active children and adults and especially people with pulmonary or
respiratory disease such as asthma should limit prolonged outdoor
activity.

Area residents are urged to reduce pollution levels. Air quality
forecasts and tips on how you can reduce your emissions can be found
at www.Airnow.Gov.

Media contact... 217 558 1536.



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