Xi'an develops Emergency response of Regional heavy pollution Weather
Xinhua News Agency, Xi'an, November 7 (Reporter Zhang Chenjun) the reporter learned from the Xi'an Municipal Government on the 7th that in order to continuously strengthen the comprehensive control of air pollution in autumn and winter, Xi'an will carry out emergency linkage of regional heavy pollution weather. We will make every effort to promote the continuous improvement of the quality of the regional atmospheric environment.
According to the Xi'an heavy pollution Weather Emergency Plan (revised in 2019) issued by the Xi'an Municipal Government, the Xi'an Ecological Environment Department and the Meteorological Department will strengthen the capacity building of heavy pollution weather forecast and early warning. A working group on forecast and early warning of environmental air quality at the municipal level will be set up to closely track the air quality and meteorological changes in the whole city and its surrounding areas. At the same time, in accordance with the requirements of the "Shaanxi Province heavy pollution Weather Emergency Plan", carry out regional heavy pollution weather emergency linkage, cooperate to deal with heavy pollution weather, and promote the continuous improvement of regional atmospheric environmental quality.
The emergency response of heavy pollution weather is divided into three grades. Grade Ⅲ emergency response is activated. Kindergartens, primary schools, middle schools and equivalent schools stop outdoor physical education, sports and other activities. Class II emergency response activated, the city within the scope of low-speed vehicles, concrete tankers, construction waste, slag, sand and gravel transport and other high-emission vehicles banned. Level I emergency response was activated, and flexible suspension measures were taken in kindergartens, primary schools, junior middle schools and equivalent schools.