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String of 'Spare the Air' alerts continues

Original post made on Dec 28, 2013

For the seventh time this week and the 22nd time this winter, Bay Area residents will be banned from burning wood on Sunday.


Read the full story here Web Link posted Saturday, December 28, 2013, 7:51 PM

Comments (3)

Posted by common sense, a resident of Old Mountain View
on Dec 28, 2013 at 8:16 pm

Use common sense. Only light up on rainy days. The smoke is choking our kids.


Posted by AC, a resident of North Whisman
on Dec 29, 2013 at 6:05 am

So wheres the checks an balance? 7 day spare the air let see some numbers on how clean we are.


Posted by Logic, a resident of Bailey Park
on Dec 30, 2013 at 7:26 am

STA days are not intended to "Clean" the air. Its a way of helping the air not get any MORE cruddy than it already is. Basically, a reminder to those who lack the ability to know any better.


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