Air Quality Control Commission

The Colorado Air Quality Control Commission is appointed by the governor and authorized by the Colorado General Assembly to oversee Colorado’s air quality program according to the Colorado Air Pollution Prevention and Control Act, Section 25-7-101 et seq., C.R.S., as amended. The purpose of the commission is to adopt a cost-effective and efficient air quality management program that promotes clean and healthy air for Colorado's citizens and visitors, protect Colorado's scenic and natural resources, and promotes statewide greenhouse gas pollution abatement.

Air Quality Control Commission -- Meetings Going Remote

Due to COVID-19 response activities, we are not currently hosting Air Quality Control Commission meetings in person at CDPHE. The commission is conducting all meetings as remote meetings only using the Zoom platform. This became effective March 18 and will continue until further notice. Opportunity will be made available for parties to rulemaking hearings and interested members of the public to participate remotely in meetings. Zoom registration links will be posted to this website and on meeting agendas. We will continue to update the website as the situation changes.

Air Quality Control Commission -- Now Accepting Written Comments Only for Requests for Rulemaking Hearings 

The commission is deviating from its previous practices regarding public comment for Requests for Rulemaking Hearings. Please see this memo for details concerning this decision.


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The information listed below related to the upcoming meeting(s) is currently being updated; some links may not work.

The next Monthly Commission meeting is scheduled: November 19-20, 2020 as an online meeting only.

The below referenced registration forms will be activated 8:00 a.m. on December 8

  • December 16 Ozone SIP public comment session registration form  

If you wish to submit written comments, please email them to cdphe.aqcc-comments@state.co.us

Next Executive Committee meeting is scheduled: Tuesday, December 22, 2020 to begin at 10:00 a.m. as an online meeting only. Executive Committee meetings are used to discuss the next month's agenda and logistics of the meeting. Members of the public are welcome to attend however public comments are not taken during this meeting. Please contact the commission office at cdphe.aqcc-comments@state.co.us if you would like to attend the Executive Committee meeting.