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Precautionary air quality advisory lifted for city of Edmonton

February 13, 2013

EDMONTON– Alberta Health Services has lifted the precautionary air quality advisory issued February 6, 2013 for the city of Edmonton.

Monitoring indicates air quality in the city of Edmonton is no longer being impacted by the temporary air-inversion event.

Residents with health concerns can contact Health Link Alberta to speak to a registered nurse 24 hours a day, seven days a week, toll-free at 1-866-408-LINK (5465).

Information about the air quality in some areas of the Edmonton Zone is updated regularly on the Alberta Environment Air Quality Website: http://environment.alberta.ca/0977.html. Air quality information is also available by phone, toll-free, at 1-877-247-7333.

Alberta Health Services is the provincial health authority responsible for planning and delivering health supports and services for more than 3.8 million adults and children living in Alberta. Its mission is to provide a patient-focused, quality health system that is accessible and sustainable for all Albertans.

 

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