Today, the State Department of Environmental Resources has issued a “code orange” alert. The air quality index is expected to enter the range of 101 to 150 for Pittsburgh, the Liberty-Clairton area in southeastern Allegheny County, and Indiana County. This level of pollution puts young children, the elderly and people with respiratory problems in danger.
Click on the link above to watch a short video clip to see what a code orange day in Pittsburgh looks like.
Read more about this alert in today’s Post Gazette.