Proposed Rules and Regulations

The Wyoming Air Quality Advisory Board (Board) will meet on September 26, 2017 at 1:00 PM, at the Department of Environmental Quality – Casper Office, Conference Room, 152 North Durbin Street, Suite 100, Casper, Wyoming, 82601.  The Air Quality Division (Division) is requesting the Board’s consideration on proposed changes to the Wyoming Air Quality Standards and Regulations (WAQSR): Chapter 2, Section 12, Chapter 3, Section 9, Chapter 4, Section 6, Chapter 5, Section 4, Chapter 6, Section 14, Chapter 8, Sections 3 and 10, and Chapter 11, Section 2.  As part of the agenda, the Division will also hold a public hearing on Wyoming’s State Implementation Plan (SIP) 5-Year Progress Report for Regional Haze.  The report, which covers 2005-2009 and includes new permit requirements for Unit 3 at PacifiCorp’s Naughton Power Plant, will be submitted as a SIP revision.  The public is invited to attend the meeting and may comment on all matters before the Board.  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 September 26, 2017.  Emailed comments will not be included in the administrative record.  Copies of the agenda, public notice, and the proposed regulations 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 August 23, 2017, at http://deq.wyoming.gov/aqd/rule-development/resources/proposed-rules-and-regulations/.  If you have questions regarding the proposed rule changes 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 307-777-7391.

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

Electronic copies of Wyoming’s State Implementation Plan 5-Year Progress Report for Regional Haze, and comments received during the June 5 - July 5, 2017 public comment period, are now available on the AQD website and may be accessed from the downloader below. 

For additional information please contact Amber Potts, Air Quality Division, at 307-777-2489.


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