California Environmental Protection Agency
Air Resources Board
PUBLIC MEETING AGENDA
LOCATION: Air Resources Board
* Board Hearing Room, Lower Level
2020 "L" Street
Sacramento, California 95814
This facility is accessible by public transit. For transit information, call: (916) 321-BUSS. (This facility is accessible to persons with disabilities.)
January 23, 1997
|97-1-1||Public Meeting to Consider the Approval of the South Coast Air Quality
Management District's 1997 Air Quality Management Plan
This item is to consider approval of the South Coast Air Quality Management District's 1997 Air Quality Management Plan. If approved, the Board will direct staff to forward the appropriate portions of the plan to U.S. EPA.
|97-1-2||Public Meeting to Consider the Economic Assessment Program
The staff will do a presentation on the economics program that assesses the impact of regulatory actions on California business enterprises and individuals. The presentation will outline legislative mandates and Cal/EPA policies to apply economic analyses to determine regulatory alternatives to achieve ambient air quality standards.
|97-1-3||Public Meeting to Consider Research Proposals:
Proposal No. 2233-196, entitled, "Determination of the Horizontal Diffusion Coefficient for Use in the SARMAP Air Quality Model," submitted by EARTH TECH Inc., for a total amount not to exceed $94,352
Proposal No. 2310-197, entitled, "Aircraft Sampling to Determine Atmospheric Concentrations and Size Distributions of Particulate Matter and Other Pollutants over the South Coast Air Basin," submitted by the California Institute of Technology, for a total amount not to exceed $199,663
Proposal No. 2318-197, entitled, "Development of Modeling Tools for Microscale Emissions Modeling," submitted by California Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo, for a total amount not to exceed $179,547
Proposal No. 2301-197, entitled, "Heavy-Duty Vehicle Fleet Characterization for Reduction of Nox and Particulate Matter Emissions in the South Coast Air Basin," submitted by Jack Faucett Associates, for a total amount not to exceed $197,389
Proposal No. 2311-197, entitled "Enhancement of the Existing Radar Wind Profiler Network for the 1997 Southern California Ozone Study," submitted by Radian International LLC, for a total amount not to exceed $394,947
Proposal No. 2237-196, entitled "Improving the Accuracy of Mixing Depth Predictions from the Mesoscale Meteorological Model MM5," submitted by MCNC-Environmental Programs, for a total amount not to exceed $92,481
Proposal No. 2315-197, entitled "Audit of the Radar Wind Profiler Network and Selected Surface Meteorological Sites for the 1997 Southern California Ozone Study," submitted by AeroVironment Environmental Services, for a total amount not to exceed $109,994
Proposal No. 2303-197, entitled "Automatic Charging System for Electric Vehicles: Demonstration Project," submitted by Bevilacqua Knight, Inc., for a total amount not to exceed $483,650
Proposal No. 2314-197, entitled "Surface and Upper-Air VOC Sampling and Analysis During the 1997 Southern California Ozone Study," submitted by the University of California, Riverside, for a total amount not to exceed $249,166
Proposal No. 2316-197, entitled "Management of Data from the Upper-Air Meteorological Network for the 1997 Southern California Ozone Study," submitted by the System Demonstration and Integration Division in the Environmental Technology Laboratory under the Environmental Research Laboratories of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, for a total amount not to exceed $90,000
Proposal No. 2305-197, entitled "An Assessment of the Effectiveness of Room Enclosures with Ventilation Systems in Reducing Risk at Dry Cleaning Facilities Using Perchloroethylene," submitted by AeroVironment Environmental Services, Inc., for a total amount not to exceed $130,477
Proposal No. 2283-196, entitled "Identification of Point Source Emissions Controls and Determination of their Efficiencies and Costs," submitted by E.H. Pechan & Associates, Inc., for a total amount not to exceed $140,181
Open Session to Provide an Opportunity for Members of the Public to Address the Board on Subject Matters Within the Jurisdiction of the Board
Although no formal Board action may be taken, the Board is allowing an opportunity to interested members of the public to address the Board on items of interest that are within the Board’s jurisdiction, but that do not specifically appear on the agenda. Each person will be allowed a maximum of five minutes to ensure that everyone has a chance to speak.
THE AGENDA ITEMS LISTED ABOVE MAY BE CONSIDERED IN A DIFFERENT ORDER AT THE BOARD MEETING.
*Off-street parking is available in the parking lot to the west and adjacent to 2020 L Street. Enter this lot from L Street or 20th Street. Overflow parking is available in the parking lot on 20th Street in Lot G, between L Street and K Street, behind the Lambda Community Center. The cost for all day parking in these lots is $2.00. After parking in either lot, see the Security Officer in the lobby of 2020 L to make payment (exact change please). Street parking is also available.
CONTACT BOARD SECRETARY, 2020 L Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
TDD: (916) 324-9531
To submit written comments on an agenda item in advance of the meeting.
To request, in advance of the meeting, to be placed on the list to testify on an agenda item.
To request special accommodations for those persons with disabilities.
SMOKING NOT PERMITTED AT MEETINGS OF THE CALIFORNIA AIR RESOURCES BOARD