2/22/2018 - Proposal to Adopt Ordinance Amending Sections 13 and 14


Clark County is proposing to adopt an ordinance amending Sections 13 and 14 of the Clark County Air Quality Regulations (AQR) to address changes in federal requirements for stationary sources of air pollution.

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Section 13 entitled "National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants" (NESHAP) addresses requirements for those stationary sources that emit hazardous pollutants listed in 40 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Parts 61 and 63. Section 14 entitled "New Source Performance Standards" (NSPS) addresses requirements for those stationary sources listed in 40 CFR Part 60. The proposed ordinance amending AQR Sections 13 and 14 will incorporate updates to the federal regulations as of July 1, 2017.

A public comment period on the proposed ordinance amending Sections 13 and 14 will begin on February 20, 2018 and end at 4:00 PM on March 21, 2018. The public and regulated community may review and provide written comments and input on the proposed ordinance amending AQR Sections 13 and 14 during this period. The Board will consider the proposed ordinance, along with all written and any oral public comments, at a public hearing at 10:00 AM April 17, 2018, in the Commission Chambers, Clark County Government Center, 500 S. Grand Central Parkway, Las Vegas, in accordance with AQR Subsection 2.2.2. 

Copies of the proposed ordinance may be reviewed at the Department of Air Quality, 4701 W. Russell Road, second floor, Las Vegas, Nevada 89118. The draft ordinance is also available for review on the Clark County Department of Air Quality website at 29TUhttp://www.clarkcountynv.gov/airquality/regulations/Pages/Rules_ProposedRevisions.aspxU29T. Copies may also be obtained by contacting Richard Beckstead at (702) 455-1611 or beckstead@clarkcountynv.gov.

Any written comments must be submitted no later than 4:00 PM on March 21, 2018, delivered and addressed as follows:  (1) by mail or delivery to the Clark County Department of Air Quality, Attention: Rule Improvement Project, 4701 W. Russell Rd., Las Vegas, NV 89118; (2) by e-mail addressed to beckstead@clarkcountynv.gov; OR by fax to (702) 383-9994.

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