Whew, it’s hot out there! The temperature is going up and so is ground-level ozone!
Summer is a wonderful time for being active and getting outdoors, but what so many people are unaware of is that many of those summer activities can end up causing the air quality in the Inland Northwest to become poor and harmful to our health. Pollutants emitted from cars, lawnmowers and yard tools, vapors from gasoline, paints, cleaning fluids and other such chemicals react in the summer sun to create ground-level ozone.
Using a commute alternative to work is a great way to help reduce ground-level ozone from forming. There are also things you can do at home, on the go, and in the yard to help as well.
This summer clean air message is brought to you by:
May 29, 2015
Nearly 4,000 people, excited and ready for spring, attended the 4th annual Spokane Bike Swap & Expo on April 11 & 12 at the Spokane County Fair & Expo Center.
April 22, 2015
It’s your trip to work, it’s your choice to use a commute alternative, and it’s your reason, that’s why it means something to you. And now it’s time you were earned something for your efforts.
March 30, 2015
Read their full story! All Star Coach April Manglona with The Davenport Hotel, Most Valuable Commuters - Mariah Henry with Avista Corporation, Brandi Newingham with Alorica and Christopher Corativo with Fairchild Air Force Base.