The South Coast Air Quality Management District (AQMD) issued a smoke advisory on Thursday, January 16, 2014 in response to the brush fire, named the Colby Fire. The Colby Fire is burning in the Angeles National Forest, above the City of Glendora and into neighboring communities. The air quality of areas in Los Angeles County may reach an unhealthy range or higher. To read the Smoke Advisory, click on the link below:
All individuals are urged to exercise caution and avoid unnecessary outdoor activities in areas directly impacted by smoke, including areas where residents can see or smell smoke. For more tips on avoiding health impacts from smoke, go to http://www.aqmd.gov/ej/CAC/wildfire_safety_tips.htm.