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Air Quality Board Meetings

Scheduled Meetings

  • October 7, 2020–1:30 p.m.

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Next Meeting

September 2, 2020, at 1:30 p.m.

This is an electronic meeting. No anchor location.

Interested persons can view electronically, via the Internet:

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Conference Number(s):

  • Meeting number: 737-495-389
  • Join by phone: +1-224-501-3412 US Toll
  • Access code: 737-495-389

If you wish to make a comment at the September 2nd meeting, send a completed comment card request (114 KB) form to Melissa Yazhe at

Comment Card Request (114 KB)

This meeting is being held in accordance with Governor Gary Herbert’s EXECUTIVE ORDER Suspending the Enforcement of Provisions of Utah Code §§ 52-4-202 and 52-4-207, and Related State Agency Orders, Rules, and Regulations, Due to Infectious Disease COVID-19 Novel Coronavirus.

Packet (6 MB)

  1. Call-to-Order
  2. Date of the Next Air Quality Board Meeting: October 7, 2020
  3. Approval of the Minutes August 5, 2020, Board Meeting.
    1. Informational Item.
      1. Senate Bill 6004, Regulatory Certainty Amendments. Presented by Bryce Bird.
  4. Propose for Final Adoption: R307-101-2. General Requirements. Definitions. Presented by Mat Carlile and Becky Close.
  5. Propose for Final Adoption: R307-150. Emission Inventories. Presented by Mat Carlile, Catherine Williams, and Cate Youatt.
  6. Propose for Final Adoption: R307-401. Permit: New and Modified Sources; R307-415-9. Permits: Operating Permit Requirements. Fees for Operating Permits; and R307-801-1. Utah Asbestos Rule. Purpose and Authority. Presented by Mat Carlile, Alan Humpherys, and Dave Beatty
  7. Propose for Public Comment: Amendment to Utah State Implementation Plan. Emission Limits and Operating Practices. Section IX, Part H; and R307-110-17. Section IX, Control Measures for Area and Point Sources, Part H, Emission Limits. Presented by Jon Black, Catherine Wyffels, and Becky Close.
  8. Informational Items.
    1. Performance Audit of the Division of Air Quality. Presented by Bryce Bird.
    2. Air Toxics. Presented by Leonard Wright.
    3. Compliance. Presented by Harold Burge and Rik Ombach.
    4. Monitoring. Presented by Bo Call.
    5. Inland Port Monitors. Presented by Bo Call.
    6. Other Items to be Brought Before the Board.
    7. Board Meeting Follow-up Items.


Those wishing to make a public comment please fill out a comment card and return to Melissa Yazhe prior to the start of the meeting. You may also send an email to Melissa Yazhe including your name, company/affiliation, email address, telephone number, and an explanation on which agenda item you wish to speak to or issue you wish to speak about.