November 2014 AQC

November 2014 Air Quality Committee Meeting
October 28, 2014


Charles Carter, Chair
Gerard Carroll
Dr. Lawrence Raymond
E. O. Ferrell
Benne Hutson
Julie Wilsey


Sheila Holman, Director
Division of Air Quality


November 2014 Air Quality Committee Meeting

The Air Quality Committee is scheduled to meet in the Archdale Building Ground Floor Hearing Room from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. on November 12, 2014. Please note that the meeting time is

4:00 P.M.*

* If any committee meeting conducts its scheduled business and adjourns prior to the estimated adjournment time, subsequently scheduled committee meeting may be called to order by its chairperson fifteen minutes after the previous meeting has adjourned.

Items marked with an asterisk (*) will be presented orally at the meeting only upon a request by a Committee member and can be approved where required as a group. Please call me at 919-707-8430 if you wish to request an oral presentation of any item marked with an asterisk or if you have any other requests or questions on the Committee meeting or attachments. Items marked with a less-than sign (<) have no agenda item pages in this package. Please let Lois Thomas know if you will not be able to attend so that we may be assured of a quorum. The tentative agenda will include:

CALL TO ORDER (Gerard Carroll)

  1.  Call to Order and The State Government Ethics Act, N.C.G.S § 138A-15(e)

MINUTES (Gerard Carroll)

  1.  Review and Approval of September Meeting Minutes


  1.  Revisions to Reflect S.L. 2014-120 Repeal of Source Reduction and Recycling Report Requirement (Joelle Burleson, DAQ)

  1.  Revisions to Open Burning Rules to Reflect S.L. 2014-120 (Joelle Burleson, DAQ)




  1.  Hearing Officer's Report on Revisions to Open Burning Rules to Reflect S.L. 2013-413 (521) (Joelle Burleson, DAQ)

  1.  Hearing Officer's Report on Amendment to Revise Permit Term to Reflect S.L. 2013-413 (522) (Joelle Burleson, DAQ)

  1.  Hearing Officer's Report on Repeal of Transportation Facilities Permitting Rules (523) (Patrick Knowlson, DAQ)

  1.  Hearing Officer's Report on Temporary Amendments to Clarify Applicability of Prevention of Significant Deterioration (PSD) Rule for Greenhouse Gases and Title V Applicability Rule(528) (Patrick Knowlson, DAQ)

  1.  Request to Proceed to Hearing on Revision to Ambient Standard for Particulate Matter (PM2.5) (524) (Joelle Burleson, DAQ)


  1. < Director's Remarks (Sheila Holman, DAQ)

    1. Section 111(d) Proposed Guideline
    2. Ozone Season Update
    3. Ozone Standard Update
    4. Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) Designations Update
    5. Update on 02Q .0102 Revisions Stakeholder Process
    6. Air Quality Update Given to Mining and Energy Commission (MEC)
  1. 1995-2014 Air Quality Committee and Environmental Management Commission Calendar

  1. Status of Rulemaking Hearings and Rule Development

  1. < Next Meeting January 7, 2014 (time to be determined)

Before each meeting, this tentative agenda and some attachments appear on the Division of Air Quality web site Public Notices. This web site also has many other useful features.

CC: Other EMC Members
Jennie Hauser
Amy Bircher
John Skvarla
Mitch Gillespie
Lacy Presnell
Lois Thomas
Sheila Holman
Tom Mather
Mike Abraczinskas
John Evans
William Willets
Lee Daniel
Michael Pjetraj
Lori Cherry
Gary Saunders
Brian Phillips
Donnie Redmond
Sushma Masemore
Joelle Burleson
Glenn Sappie
Vladimir Zaytsev
Patrick Knowlson
Steve Schliesser
Robin Barrows
Candace Prusiewicz
Nancy Jones
Randy Strait
Regional DAQ Supervisors
Local Programs
Mary Lucasse