Dateland Construction Co., Inc. Case Settles for $31,950

This page last reviewed April 8, 2010

In August 2009 Dateland Construction Co., Inc., (Dateland), agreed to pay $31,950 in penalties; $23,962.50 to the California Air Pollution Fund, $3,993.75 to the Peralta Community College District, and $3,993.75 to the California Pollution Control Financing Authority for violating air quality regulations.  An investigation by the ARB showed that Dateland failed to properly self-inspect their diesel vehicles to assure the vehicles met state smoke emission standards.  ARB documented violations as they related to the Periodic Smoke Inspection Program (PSI).  To settle the case, Dateland agreed to the $31,950 penalty and to comply with the PSI and other ARB programs.