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Improve Air Quality by Implementing Pollution Control Measures to Reduce the Number of Nonattainment Areas

Goal Leader: Elizabeth Shaw, Deputy Assistant Administrator, Office of Air and Radiation

Peter Tsirigotis, Director, Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards

Goal Statement: By September 30, 2019, EPA, in close collaboration with states, will reduce the number of nonattainment areas to 138 from a baseline of 166.

Implementation Action Plans will be available with the Q1 FY 2018 performance update.