May 2017 AQC

 

April 18, 2017
 
 

M E M O R A N D U M

 

TO:        Charles Carter, Chair
              Gerard Carroll
              E. O. Ferrell
              Steve Tedder
              John D. Solomon
              Clyde E. Smith, Jr.
 
FROM: Mike Abraczinskas, Director
             Division of Air Quality
 

SUBJECT: May 2017 Air Quality Committee Meeting

 

The Air Quality Committee is scheduled to meet in the Archdale Building Ground Floor Hearing Room on May 10, 2017. Please note that the meeting time is


10:00 A.M. - 11:00A.M.1


1If any committee meeting conducts its scheduled business and adjourns prior to the estimated adjournment time, the subsequently scheduled committee meeting may be called to order by its chairperson fifteen minutes after the previous meeting is adjourned.

Meeting audio and presentations will be broadcast via the state web conferencing link posted on the Environmental Management Commission website at https://deq.nc.gov/about/divisions/water-resources/water-resources-commissions/environmental-management-commission.

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) 707-8447 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 can be assured of a quorum. The tentative agenda will include:

 

CALL TO ORDER (Charles Carter)

  1. General Statute § 138A-15 mandates that the Chairman inquire as to whether any member knows of any known conflict of interest or appearance of conflict with respect to matters before the Commission. If any member knows of a conflict of interest or appearance of a conflict, please so state at this time.

MINUTES (Charles Carter)

  1. Review and Approval of March 2017 Meeting Minutes

CONCEPTS

 

         None

 

DRAFT RULES

  1. Request for Approval of Proposed Rule Revisions and to Proceed to EMC to Request to Proceed to Public Hearing on Adoption of Final Emission Guidelines for Sewage Sludge Incinerators (497a) (Mark Cuilla, DAQ)

  2. Request for Approval of Proposed Rule Revisions and to Proceed to EMC to Request to Proceed to Public Hearing on Adoption of Final Emission Guidelines for Existing Landfills / Presentation (540) (Booker Pullen, DAQ)

  3. Request for Approval of Proposed Rule Revisions and to Proceed to EMC to Request to Proceed to Public Hearing on Session Law 2013-413 (H74) Readoption of Air Quality Rules 15A NCAC 02Q Sections .0100 through .0500, .0800, and .0900 / Presentation (542) (Joelle Burleson, DAQ)

MAY EMC AGENDA ITEMS

  1. Request to Proceed to Public Hearing on the Ambient Air Quality Standards to Incorporate the 2015 Ozone National Ambient Air Quality Standards (534) (Mark Cuilla, DAQ)

  1. Request to Proceed to Hearing on Session Law 2013-413 (H74) Readopting of Air Quality Rules 15A NCAC 02D Sections .0100, .0200, .0300, .0400, .1300, .2000, and .2200 (537) / Presentation (Joelle Burleson, DAQ)

INFORMATION ITEMS

 

     8.< Director’s Remarks (Mike Abraczinskas, DAQ)

     9.* 1995-2017 Air Quality Committee and Environmental Management Commission Calendar

    10.* Status of Rulemaking Hearings and Rule Development

    11.< Next Regular Meeting July 12, 2017 (time to be determined)

 

Before each meeting, this tentative agenda and some attachments appear on the Department of Environmental Quality web site at http://deq.nc.gov/news/events. The web site also has many other useful features.

 

Attachments

 

cc:

Other EMC Members
Michael Regan
John A. Nicholson
Sheila Holman
William Lane
Amy Bircher
Asher Spiller
Mike Abraczinskas
Michael Pjetraj
Sushma Masemore
John Evans
William Willets
Don van der Vaart
Lori Cherry
Randy Strait
Joelle Burleson
Mark Cuilla
Robin Barrows
Booker Pullen
Brian Phillips
Patrick Knowlson
Vladimir Zaytsev
Gary Saunders
Rahul Thaker
Lois Thomas
Jennie Hauser
Local Programs
Regional DAQ Supervisors