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The Planning Division is responsible for the Town's air quality planning and implementing and enforcing the Town's air quality programs. These programs are in addition to the programs and services provided by the Northern Sierra Air Quality Management District. The Town's air quality efforts since incorporation have focused on particulate matter (woodsmoke, road dust, etc.), and the Town Council has adopted a Particulate Matter Air Quality Management Plan to reduce particulate matter emissions and improve air quality in the Truckee air basin. Click on the links below to learn more about particulate matter air quality in Truckee.

Air Quality Regulations
The Town's air quality regulations as established in Title 7 of the Municipal Code.  Title 7 regulates the types of solid fuel burning appliances that may be installed in the Town of Truckee (see Chapter 7.03) and requires the removal of non-certified woodstoves and fireplace inserts (see Chapter 7.06). 

Truckee Particulate Matter Air Quality Management Plan
The Town's policy document on particulate matter air quality, including the control strategies to reduce particulate matter emissions and improve air quality. The annual reports summarize the particulate matter air quality for the Truckee air basin and the Town's efforts to improve air quality.

Annual Reports
The annual reports summarize the particulate matter air quality for the Truckee air basin and the Town's efforts to improve air quality.


Contact Information: For more information on air quality in Truckee, contact the Planning Division at (530) 582-2937 or the Northern Sierra Air Quality Management District.

 

 


 

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