# American lung association
RTD offers Coloradans free public transit in August
(Colin Lloyd on Unsplash) (Denver, Colo.) The Regional Transportation District is waiving fares as part of a statewide initiative to reduce ground-level ozone by increasing public transit use.
Report: Allegheny County got an ‘F’ for air quality
People of color were 3.6 times as likely as whites to be breathing the most polluted air. The American Lung Association’s 23rd annual State of the Air report card found that more than four in 10 Americans live with unhealthy levels of air pollution. The organization grades counties across each state for ozone and particle pollution using data from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The 2022 report contains data and analysis from 2018 to 2020.
Fort Lauderdale's Las Olas Wine & Food Festival returns April 22 for its 26th year
This week, South Florida foodies can chow down during Fort Lauderdale's largest food-and-beverage event with the return Las Olas Wine & Food Festival. Now in its 26th year, the event is taking place on Friday, April 22. During the three-hour festival, attendees will come together to enjoy the culinary talents of South Florida while raising money for a good cause, sponsored by the American Lung Association in Florida.