Tag Archives | Great Basin Air Pollution Control District

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Janet McCabe, EPA acting Assistant Administrator for the Office of Air and Radiation
Ted Shade, Retired Air Pollution Control Officer, 
Chris Lanane, Air Monitoring Specialist
Phillip L. Kiddoo, Air Pollution Control Officer
Grace Holder, Senior Scientist
Nik Barbieri, Director of Technical Services
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GBUAPD garners Clean Air Excellence Award from EPA

Press release The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded its 2016 Clean Air Excellence Award for Regulatory and Policy Innovations to the Great Basin Unified Air Pollution Control District. EPA recognized the Great Basin for its historic achievement to control air pollution from the dried Owens Lake bed in California, the largest source of particulate air pollution […]

 
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GBUAPCD notice of public hearing

Great Basin Unified Air Pollution Control District 157 Short Street, Bishop, California 93514-3537 760-872-8211 Fax: 760-872-6109 NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING GREAT BASIN UNIFIED AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT CONSIDERATION OF ADOPTION OF THE 2016-2017 DISTRICT AND SB 270 BUDGETS AND ORDER The Governing Board of the Great Basin Unified Air Pollution Control District will conduct a […]

 
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Great Basin files CEQA documents for Owens Lake

From Inyo County The following documents filed and/or posted on April 14, 2016 in the County Clerk’s Office pursuant to the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA): Document Type:  NOTICE OF DETERMINATION Project Title:  GREAT BASIN UNIFIED AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT BOARD ORDER #160413-01 AUTHORIZED BY CALIFORNIA HEALTH & SAFETY CODE SECTION 42316 FOR THE CITY […]

 
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Ted Schade, former Great Basin Air Pollution Control Officer, attended the meeting and tour as a private citizen, voicing his approval of the new State Implementation Plan.

Great Basin board approves Owens Lake control plan

By Deb Murphy Great Basin Unified Air Pollution Control District’s Board of Directors took about an hour Wednesday morning to approve a revised State Implementation Plan to bring the Owens Lake into compliance with PM10 regulations while saving water and providing habitat values on the massive project. The 557-pages of documentation was the product of […]

 
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GBUAPCD public hearing on Owens Lake emissions

Official notice NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ADOPTION AND APPROVAL OF (1) PROPOSED ORDER UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF CAL. HEALTH & SAFETY CODE SECTION 42316, (2) PROPOSED DISTRICT RULE 433 FOR THE CONTROL OF PARTICULATE EMISSIONS AT OWENS LAKE, AND (3) PROPOSED FINAL 2016 REVISION TO THE OWENS VALLEY PM10 PLANNING AREA DEMONSTRATION OF ATTAINMENT STATE IMPLEMENTATION PLAN PLEASE TAKE […]

 
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CEQA documents posted in Inyo County

The following documents filed and/or posted on February 18, 2016 in the County Clerk’s Office pursuant to the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA): Document Type:  NOTICE Project Title:  ADOPTION AND APPROVAL OF (1) PROPOSED ORDER UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF CAL. HEALTH & SAFETY CODE SECTION 42316, (2) PROPOSED DISTRICT RULE 433 FOR THE CONTROL OF […]

 
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GBAPCD earns Award for Excellence

Press release The Great Basin Unified Air Pollution Control District (Great Basin) was awarded the 2015 Award for Excellence in Environmental, Energy and Resources Stewardship by the American Bar Association (ABA). Great Basin was selected for this prestigious award for its historic achievement in obtaining the largest particulate air pollution control project in American history […]

 
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Mammoth meets federal air standard

Press release from Town of Mammoth Lakes and Great Basin Air Pollution Control District The US Environmental Protection Agency has officially designated the Town of Mammoth Lakes as an attainment area for the federal air quality standard for particulate matter. In a recent Federal Register notice, the Town was re-designated from nonattainment to attainment for […]

 
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Iranian scientists visit Owens Lake

– Press release from Great Basin Air Pollution Control District A State Department-sponsored tour brought a delegation of twelve scientists to the US from Iran to consult with their counterparts on issues related to water shortages in the southwest US.       Researchers from Iranian universities with backgrounds in civil engineering, hydrology, geochemistry and […]

 
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