Technical Advisory Group Meeting Agenda

August 12, 2008♦10:00 a.m.
SCAQMD Headquarters - Conference Room GB
21865 Copley Drive – Diamond Bar, CA

1 Opening and Introductions Jean Ospital
Health Effects Officer
2 Study Overview
Staff will discuss changes to the draft MATES III Report in response to comments received.
Overview of Revisions to Draft Report (PDF - 2,9k)
Emissions Inventory Revisions (PDF - 10k)
Appendix X Overview: Weekday/Weekend Study (PDF - 2,7k)


3 Discussion
Staff will open discussion on the draft final report.

Other Business
Any member of this body, or its staff, on his or her own initiative or in response to questions posed by the public, may ask a question for clarification, may make a brief announcement or report on his or her own activities, provide a reference to staff regarding factual information, request staff to report back at a subsequent meeting concerning any matter, or may take action to direct staff to place a matter of business on a future agenda.   (Govt Code Section 54954.2)

Public Comment Period
Members of the public may address this body concerning any agenda item before or during consideration of that item (Govt. Code Section 54954.3(a)). All agendas for regular meetings are posted at District Headquarters, 21865 Copley Drive, Diamond Bar, California, at least 72 hours in advance of a regular meeting. At the end of the regular meeting agenda, an opportunity is also provided for the public to speak on any subject within the Technical Advisory Group for Mates III authority. Speakers may be limited to three (3) minutes each.

Document Availability
All documents (i) constituting non-exempt public records, (ii) relating to an item on an agenda for a regular meeting, and (iii) having been distributed to at least a majority of the Committee after the agenda is posted, are available prior to the meeting for public review at the South Coast Air Quality Management District, Public Information Center, 21865 Copley Drive, Diamond Bar, CA 91765.

Americans with Disabilities Act
The agenda and documents in the agenda packet will be made available, upon request in appropriate alternative formats to assist persons with a disability (Govt. Code Section 54954.2(a)).  Disability-related accommodations will also be made available to allow participation in the Home Rule Advisory Group meeting.  Any accommodations must be requested as soon as practicable.  Requests will be accommodated to the extent feasible.  Please contact Marilyn Traynor at (909) 396-3951 from 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Tuesday through Friday, or send the request to

For further information, please contact:  Marilyn Traynor, (909) 396-3951