Informational conference calls on the air quality investigation in Paramount are held on the fourth Tuesday of the month. Click on a link below to listen to an audio recording of prior meetings. All recordings are in .mp3 format.
Town Halls Meetings
The South Coast Air Quality Management District has held a series of public meetings per the request of community members to provide frequent updates on the on-going air quality investigation in the city of Paramount.
June 13, 2017 - Air Toxics Investigation in City of Paramount
The SCAQMD provided an update on the special air monitoring and investigation in the City of Paramount related to hexavalent chromium, and opportunities for public comment, questions and answers.
December 12, 2016
A meeting was held to provide information on the investigation of sources contributing to high levels of hexavalent chromium and update on air monitoring efforts. At the request of community members, training was provided for how public can actively participate in Hearing Board proceedings.
November 9, 2016
The SCAQMD held a Town Hall Meeting to communicate to the public initial results of air monitoring in an industrial portion of Paramount that showed elevated levels of hexavalent chromium. Staff discussed next steps and there was opportunity for public comment, questions, and answers.
August 16, 2016
The SCAQMD held a Town Hall Meeting to provide an update on air quality in the city of Paramount and information on local air quality issues, and featured opportunities for public comment, questions and answers.
January 23, 2014
SCAQMD conducted a Town Hall Meeting on its activities related to Carlton Forge Works.