ARB holds Truck and Bus Regulation Workshop;
WAPA’s Roger Isom Testifies
Agricultural Processors Association (WAPA) attended ARB’s presentation TODAY
regarding their proposed amendments to the Truck and Bus Regulation. Agenda
items included overview of the current rule, the new proposed amendments, and a
chance for stakeholders to voice their concerns.
meeting was extremely well attended with over 70 concerned individuals in
attendance. WAPA’s President, Roger Isom testified at the workshop noting
troubles with the diesel particulate filters and proposed several changes to
the current regulation.
proposed changes to ARB staff included extending the sign up period for
compliance extension, extending compliance dates for Ag categories, and
extending the trade up program from 2014 to 2018.
conjunction with the meeting was the deadline for Prop 1B funding through the
SJV Air Pollution Control District that helps owners by replacing older trucks
information about the Truck and Bus Regulation is available on ARB’s website: www.arb.ca.gov/dieseltruck. Questions
regarding reporting can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lastly, questions regarding the regulation and compliance can be answer at
ARB’s hotline at 866-6-DIESEL or through email at email@example.com.
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