Public Education Subcommittee Meeting Summary December 1, 1995 Introduction On December 1, 1995, the tenth Cleaner-Burning Gasoline Public Education Subcommittee (PES) meeting was held in Sacramento. The meeting was attended by about 35 people (meeting sign-in sheet attached). The following items were presented and discussed at the meeting: 1. Approval of the October 12, 1995 Meeting Summary 2. Update on current Performance Subcommittee activities 3. Update on public outreach activities underway 4. Discussion items for the next Public Education Subcommittee meeting (2/15/96 in Sacramento) Update on current Performance Subcommittee Activities Dean Simeroth of the ARB presented an overview of ongoing activities which include: Continuing to develop the draft ARB Test Program report in consultation with the Performance Subcommittee; Continuing to track the progress of other individual company-sponsored test programs; and Updating draft language to summarize the preliminary findings from the ARB Test Program. ARB Contact: Tony Brasil (916) 323-8697 Update on Public Outreach Activities Underway A summary of the ongoing outreach efforts underway were presented which include: Ongoing outreach meetings and briefings with opinion leaders in industry and government; Assembling cleaner-burning gasoline information packets which contain facts at a glance, messages, program brochures, RFG Fact Sheets and newsletters, and buttons for the outreach campaign; Distributing information packets to key audiences in cooperation with the Public Education Subcommittee; Beginning to conduct intensive outreach to inform the news media about cleaner-burning gasoline; and Developing other outreach products which include a video and technical bulletin for automotive technicians to inform them about cleaner-burning gasoline. ARB Contact: Jean Woeckener (916) 323-4883 Items for the Next Public Education Subcommittee Meeting (February 15, 1996 in Sacramento) Open discussion and "ear-to-the-ground" reports from individual PES Subcommittee members Summary of telephone calls received on ARB's 800 Information Line Inquiries about this Meeting Summary should be directed to Richard Corey, ARB (916) 323-1079.
CBG Program Advisory and Subcommittee Activities