Press & Media

About the Clean Air Make More Program

This press room is designed to provide news and information about what we are proud to do each and every day: encourage residents and businesses in Maricopa County to take simple actions to clean the air we breathe. Here, you will find recent press releases issued by the Maricopa County Air Quality Department, information about the Clean Air Make More initiative and upcoming events.

Please direct any media inquiries to Clean Air Make More.

Press Releases

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  • Improper Weed Removal Impacts Maricopa County’s Air Quality
    on March 8, 2023 at 7:40 pm

    The warmer, drier conditions during spring and summer months contribute to increased concentrations of dust in the air, creating a nuisance for Maricopa County residents. The improper removal of weeds worsens these dusty conditions.