Soaring Temps Prompt Spare The Air Alert For TuesdayThe district's Spare the Air Alert for Monday was the first of 2020 and Tuesday's air quality isn't going to be any better.
Air District Links Benefits Of COVID-19 Telecommuting To Bluer Skies, Happier Lives, Improved Workplace, Less TrafficOn the first official day of the summer Spare the Air season, officials said better air is just one of the many benefits of telecommuting during the COVID-19 shelter in place order, and encouraged people to continue working from home after it is lifted.
North Bay Cold Snap Spells Profits for Firewood SuppliersComing on the heels of PG&E blackouts, with a cold front descending on the region, sale of firewood is booming in the North Bay.
Ban On Wood-Burning On Spare The Air Days Now Year-Round Following Board VoteWood burning bans will now be in effect year-round on Spare the Air days in the Bay Area after a vote Wednesday by the region's air quality regulatory board.
Poor Bay Area Air Quality Expected Because Of Heat, Kincade FireThe Bay Area Air Quality Management District and the San Francisco Department of Public Health are warning residents about potential hot weather and poor air quality expected in the Bay Area beginning Friday.
Second Straight Spare The Air Alert Issued For WednesdayThe Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued another Spare the Air alert for Wednesday because of unhealthy levels of smog expected in the region.
GGNRA Facilities, Oakland Zoo Remain Closed Monday Due To Air QualityAs the Bay Area faces an unprecedented 12th consecutive Spare the Air Day due to poor air quality from wildfire smoke, several venues remain closed Monday.
Poor Air Quality Closes Sonoma County, Santa Rosa Schools Tuesday As heavy smoke from the Camp Fire in Butte County continues to choke Bay Area skies, a Winter Spare the Air Alert has been extended through Friday.
Eleventh Bay Area Spare The Air Alert Issued For MondayThe Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a Spare the Air Alert for Monday.
Bay Area Spare the Air Alert Issued for SundayContinued smoke from Northern California wildfires has prompted the Bay Area Air Quality Management District to issue a Spare the Air Alert for Sunday.
Hazy California Deals With Smoky Smell From Distant BlazeSmoky air from blowing winds is nothing new in California, but air quality experts say it's rare for the dirty air to linger for so long, a reality of ever-larger fires that take longer to extinguish.
Spare The Air Alert Issued For Bay Area On MondayA Spare the Air alert has been issued for Monday in the San Francisco Bay Area, officials with the Bay Area Air Quality Management District said Sunday.
Cold Snap: S.F. Temperatures to Plunge Into Mid-Thirties OvernightThe Homeless Outreach Team is reaching out to unsheltered residents to help get them indoors.
Multi-Day Spare The Air Alert Issued For Bay AreaThe ninth, 10th and 11th Spare the Air alerts of the season were issued Thursday by the Bay Area Air Quality Management District for Friday, December 22 through Christmas Eve.
Winter Spare The Air Alert, Wood Burning Ban Extended Through ThursdayHigh barometric pressure is expected to keep hazy skies and dry, calm weather in the Bay Area, causing pollution to build up throughout the region.