In 2017 a continuous air monitoring station in Airdrie started operating. This station provides the City of Airdrie with an Air Quality Health Index number, the AQHI is a tool that provides health information based on the air quality in the area. The station is operated by Alberta Environment and Parks. The AQHI is posted on the website or can be viewed on the AQHI Canada app.
The Airdrie Echo wrote an article on the AQHI and air quality in Airdrie on July 16th, 2019.