Exec Director welcomes new position on Air Resources Board

Executive Officer welcomes new position on Air Resources Board

New 12th Board Member to represent Sacramento region

On October 2, 2012 ARB Executive Director James Goldstene attended a press conference at the State Railroad Museum and applauded legislation by Assemblymember Roger Dickinson (D-Sacramento) to increase the size of the Air Resources Board. AB 146, signed by Governor Jerry Brown on Tuesday, September 25 establishes the new position, increasing the Board from eleven to twelve members. The legislation requires that the new member will represent the Sacramento region, which consists of the following air districts:

Sacramento Metropolitan AQMD
Yolo-Solano AQMD
Placer County APCD
Feather River AQMD
El Dorado County APCD

See also the press release from Assembly member Roger Dickinson.