PAG Air Quality forum happening this morning - Tucson News Now

PAG Air Quality forum happening this morning

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

People can find out a lot more about the air they are breathing in Southern Arizona today.  There will be an air quality forum starting at 8:30 a.m. this morning.

The forum is free, open to the public, and will wrap up about 4 p.m., so it is an all day forum. 

It is being hosted by the Pima Association of Governments Sustainable Environment Program.  They will be discussing air quality trends in Southern Arizona and several guest speakers will be talking about the ozone, greenhouse gases, particulate matter in the air and a few other things.

The forum will be taking place at the Joel D. Valdez Main Library on Stone and Pennington. 

Those interested in attending can register ahead of time, or wait until they arrive at the library this morning. 

For those wanting to register early, there is a link online at www.tucsonnewsnow.com

The forum begins at 8:30 a.m. this morning

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