...Air Quality Alert in effect for Friday July 21th...
The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality has declared
Friday July 21th to be an action day for elevated levels of ozone.
Pollutants are expected to be in the unhealthy for sensitive groups
The action day is in effect for the following Michigan counties...
Lenawee and Monroe.
People and businesses are urged to avoid activities which lead to
ozone formation. These activities include...refueling vehicles or
topping off when refueling, using gasoline powered lawn equipment
and using charcoal lighter fluid. Positive activities include...car
pooling, biking to work, delaying or combining errands and using
water based paints.
It is recommended that active children and adults, and people with
respiratory diseases such as asthma, limit prolonged outdoor
For further information, please see the Michigan Department of
Environmental Quality page at http://www.deqmiair.org