Pinedale residents discuss DEQ’s response to ozone problem

Feb 22, 2013

Credit Courtesy of Pinedale Online

Last year, a task force of citizens, energy industry reps, and local leaders got together to tackle the ozone problem in Sublette County. They came up with a list of recommendations for the Department of Environmental Quality. Among other things, they called for tougher regulations on industry and more rigorous air quality monitoring. In January, the Department of Environmental Quality met with the task force to discuss how they would respond to the recommendations. They said nothing was off the table, but that some recommendations could take a long time to implement. Wyoming Public Radio’s Willow Belden spoke with residents and members of the task force to find out what they thought of DEQ’s response