Air Quality Workshop

Presented by the Allegheny County Health Department and Local Government Academy

On Thursday, November 14th, attendees joined Local Government Academy and instructors from the Allegheny County Health Department’s Air Quality Program to learn what local governments can do to protect the quality of life in their community.

The program, geared to municipal officials and staff, explored:

  • the municipal purview to protect residents and ensure air quality standards
  • how air quality regulations are enforced
  • how Industrial and Commercial sources are permitted and regulated
  • how municipalities can control the location of activity and potential nuisance impacts
  • municipal authorization to regulate wood burning for heating and recreational uses
  • the municipal role for building demolitions
  • resources available to local governments


Air Quality Workshop


Thursday, November 14, 2019

8:00 am  Registration and Buffet Breakfast
8:30 am  Program starts
12:00 noon  Program ends

Pittsburgh Plaza Hotel Green Tree
401 Holiday Drive
Pittsburgh PA 15220

Free for elected and appointed local government officials and municipal staff.