Triad Air Awareness
Triad Air Awareness is a regional air quality education and outreach program housed
at the Forsyth County Office of Environmental Assistance & Protection. The program
operates on Federal congestion Mitigation & Air Quality (CMAQ) grant funding, in
partnership with the North Carolina Department of Environment & Natural Resources’
Division of Air Quality and the Piedmont Authority for Regional Transportation.
Our Mission is to: “Educate and motivate North Carolinians to improve air quality
for the protection and well being of the community, economy and environment.”
Take the Challenge!
It’s Easy! Pledge to bike, walk, carpool, vanpool, telecommute, ride the bus or
train at least one time April 5th – July 5th. By choosing not to drive alone, you
will save money, breathe easier and be entered into prize drawings compliments of
Click here for
more information on how you can save money and win prizes by being a smart commuter.
Idling Myths, Facts and Information
Please look at our Driving Tips
Brochure to learn how to save gas, money, and provide for a cleaner and
healthier environment. If you are interested in hosting an onsite visit where we
can talk to your group or employees about commuting options, please call PART at
Visit our Commuting Options page.
Read Air Quality
Index (AQI) - A Guide to Air Quality and Your Health to find out more about
what the Air Quality Index means to you.