Rule Development

This page contains information regarding all rule development within the Air Quality Division.

Announcements

The Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality
Air Quality Division (WDEQ-AQD)
Air Quality Advisory Board Meeting

The Wyoming Air Quality Advisory Board (Board) will meet on July 15, 2019 at 1:00 PM, in the Wyoming Oil & Gas Conservation Commission, Room 126 – 2211 King Boulevard, Casper, WY 82602.

The Air Quality Division (Division) is requesting the Board’s consideration on proposed changes to the Wyoming Air Quality Standards and Regulations (WAQSR): Chapter 3, Section 8; Chapter 4, Section 4; and Chapter 5, Section 2.

The public is invited and may comment on all matters during the Board meeting. All oral comments made during the meeting, and signed comments hand-delivered to Nancy Vehr at the meeting, will become part of the administrative record.  Written comments will also become part of the administrative record if they are signed by the commenter and submitted to Nancy Vehr, Administrator, DEQ/AQD, 200 West 17th Street, Cheyenne, Wyoming, 82002, or faxed to 307-635-1784 by the close of the meeting on July 15, 2019. Electronic comments may only be submitted by filling out the public comment form provided at: http://aq.wyomingdeq.commentinput.com/.  Electronic comments that are not submitted through the DEQ comment portal provided above will not be included in the administrative record. Copies of the agenda, public notice, and proposed rule changes are available for public inspection at the Department of Environmental Quality, Air Quality Division, 200 West 17th Street, Cheyenne, Wyoming, 82002. Electronic copies will be available after June 14, 2019, at http://deq.wyoming.gov/aqd/rule-development/resources/proposed-rules-and-regulations/.

If you have questions regarding the proposed meeting or to request a hard copy of any of the materials, please contact Amber Potts at 307-777-2489.

For additional information please contact Nancy Vehr, Administrator, Air Quality Division, at 307-777-3746.

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, special assistance or alternative formats will be made available upon request for individuals with disabilities.

 

The Wyoming Air Quality Division (AQD) intends to submit the SO2 Data Requirement Rule Annual Report to EPA Region 8 in accordance with 40 CFR §51.1205(b).  The Annual Report is available for public inspection via the Proposed Rules and Regulations page of AQD’s website, or in person at the AQD’s Cheyenne office located at 200 West 17th Street, 3rd Floor, Cheyenne, Wyoming 82002.    

If you have questions regarding the proposed Annual Report or to request a hard copy of any of the materials, please contact Amber Potts at 307-777-2489.  Arrangements can be made with the AQD to copy relevant materials, if necessary (a fee with be assessed for reproductions).

About Rule Development

The Air Quality Division State Implementation Plan and Rule Development section is responsible for developing federally approvable plans and rules necessary to ensure that the State of Wyoming retains primacy in regulating sources of air pollution as required under the Clean Air Act (CAA). 

Wyoming Air Quality Standards and Regulations

Wyoming Air Quality Standards and Regulations (WAQSR) are available online – click here to access them. 

Amber Potts
Air Quality Division
200 West 17th Street
Cheyenne, Wyoming 82002 

Notifications

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