SJVAPCD AB 617 Updates
For full details on the changes below, visit the SJVAPCD’s website.
South Central Fresno and the City of Shafter were the first Valley communities selected for AB 617 implementation. The San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District (SJVAPCD) is involved in several efforts as part of AB 617, including:
- Steering Committee meetings are being held on the second Wednesday of the month (South Central Fresno) and the second Monday of the month (City of Shafter);
- An expedited Best Available Retrofit Control Technology (BARCT) implementation schedule was approved by the Governing Board on December 20, 2018;
- Development of Community Air Monitoring Plans and Community Emission Reduction Plans is ongoing; and
- Map-based community emissions inventories are available.