Heat prompts ozone warning, air quality action day Wednesday
Posted: 07/16/2013 at 1:47 pm
Forecasted highs through Friday call for temperatures to reach into the low 90s in northern Indiana.
Weather conditions will be conducive to high levels of ozone pollution. The following actions will help lower motor vehicle emissions that contribute to the formation of ozone:
• Bike, walk, carpool or take the bus.
• Perform regular vehicle maintenance.
• Conserve fuel by combining trips.
• Refuel your car in the evening.
• Reduce engine idling time.
Anyone with questions can learn more by calling Michiana Area Council of Government at 574-287-1829.