Health District – Air Quality Management customer service counter is moving temporarily

by | Feb 18, 2022

Feb. 18, 2022. Reno/Sparks, NV – The Washoe County Health District – Air Quality Management Division (AQMD) will be closing its main customer service counter on Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2022, as part of a remodel at the 1001 E. 9th St., Building B Reno location.

During construction, customers can drop off applications for air quality permits or approvals at the 2nd floor of Building B – Environmental Health Services counter.

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Customers seeking assistance or answers to their questions should refer to the air quality website,, or call 775-784-7200. If you require additional assistance, please schedule an appointment with AQMD staff by calling the 775-784-7200.

“We appreciate everyone’s patience and flexibility during this transition period,” said Francisco Vega, Division Director for AQMD.  “AQMD prides itself on providing the highest level of customer service and we will continue do that while also looking for innovative and modern ways to improve the customer experience.”

The Air Quality Management Division implements clean air solutions that protect the quality of life for the citizens of Reno, Sparks, and Washoe County through community partnerships along with programs and services such as air monitoring, permitting and compliance, planning, and public education.

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The Washoe County Health District is nationally accredited by the Public Health Accreditation Board and has jurisdiction over all public health matters in Reno, Sparks, and Washoe County through the policy-making Washoe County District Board of Health. The District consists of five divisions: Administrative Health Services, Air Quality Management, Community and Clinical Health Services, Environmental Health Services and Epidemiology & Public Health Preparedness. More info can be found here.