Three North Carolina counties — Buncombe, Forsyth and Mecklenburg — have local air programs that enforce federal, state and local regulations for protecting air quality.
Contact the local air program for information on air quality permits, facility compliance and enforcement, air quality complaints and air monitoring in these counties.
Asheville-Buncombe Air Quality Agency
Director: Ashley Featherstone
30 Valley Street
Asheville, NC 28801
Forsyth County Office of Environmental Assistance and Protection
Director: William Minor Barnette
Forsyth County Government Center
201 North Chestnut Street
Winston-Salem, NC 27101-4120
Mecklenburg County Air Quality
Director: Leslie Rhodes
2145 Suttle Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28208-5237