Air Program Advisory Forum
What is the Air Program Advisory Forum?
The Air Program Advisory Forum consists of people in industry, consulting, regulatory agencies and environmental groups who want to exchange information regarding air quality. The forum helps maintain open communication as well as identify, evaluate and develop ways to better protect human health and the environment. Anyone with an interest in air quality may participate.
1 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 31
Roaring River and Bennett Spring conference rooms
Elm Street Conference Center
1730 E. Elm St.
Call-in number: 866-288-5731
Red Tape Reduction
In response to an executive order issued Jan. 10, 2017, the air program reviewed its 101 rules in the Missouri Code of State Regulations.
During the March 2018 meeting of the Missouri Air Conservation Commission, the program distributed a memo outlining its progress on reducing red tape.
To listen and watch the discussion, access the video of the meeting.
The air program regularly sends email bulletins about red tape reduction. Subject matter includes rules and amendments on which the public may comment as well as upcoming public hearings and votes during meetings of the Missouri Air Conservation Commission. Subscribers to the topic "Air Public Notices" regularly receive these notices. Click on the above envelope to sign up for emails. Click to review your subscription and update it, if necessary.
The air program has sent several related bulletins in recent months.
- 17 rule amendments
* The air program is accepting comments through June 5, 2018.
* Regulatory impact reports providing information and draft rule texts appear on dnr.mo.gov/proposed-rules/.
- Nine rules proposed for rescission
* The air commission held a public hearing in March 2018.
* Vote tentatively set for May 31, 2018, during meeting of air commission.
- Two proposed amendments
* Public hearing tentatively set for May 31, 2018, during commission meeting.
The air program also is developing a revision to its construction permit rule.
Click to read the current draft of the revision..
For related information, see material, below, from the forum meeting in February 2018.
2018 Forum Meetings
2017 Forum Meetings
2016 Forum Meetings
September Agenda; Updates to the Cross-State Air Pollution Rule (CSAPR)
2015 Stakeholder Meetings and Conference Calls
2014 forum and stakeholder meetings
Fee Stakeholder Meetings
Aug. 28 Agenda | Fee Update Message | Revised Fee Options
Aug. 21 Agenda
June Agenda | Fee Adjustment Options | Presentation | Fee Recommendation Message | Fee Stakeholder Options
May Agenda | Presentation
April Agenda | Air Media Fee Calculator | Presentation
Other 2014 stakeholder meetings
July Carbon Pollution Proposal
Meeting Agenda |Clean Power Plan Proposal | Overview and Role of MDNR in Clean Power Plan / 111(d) process | Understanding EPA's Proposed Carbon Pollution Goal for Missouri
June Sulfur Dioxide
Meeting Agenda | Meeting Summary | New SO2 Rule Development | SO2 Missouri Implementation | SO2 Presentation
March 2017 presentations appear on REGFORM's website
March 2016 REGFORM Air Seminar
Air Pollution Control Program Updates | SO2 Modeling: Trends and Pitfalls |
Ozone Background Issues: Growing Influence of International Transport |
Tips and Tricks to Streamline Operating Permit Applications |
Modifications at Existing Major Stationary Sources | Up in the Air: Is Anything NOT Litigated? |
Stationary Engine Rules — Top 5 Compliance Tips |
Utility Environmental Regulatory Landscape: Air and Beyond |
Continuous Emissions Monitoring System (CEMS) Quality Assurance:
40 CFR Part 60, Appendices B and F | Appeals of DNR Decisions
March 2015 REGFORM Air Seminar
Air Pollution Control Program Updates | Air Pollution Control Program Permitting Overview
Air Pollution Control Program Permitting Example | EPA Region VII Ozone Update
EPA Region VII Start-Up Shutdown Maintenance Update | Next Generation Compliance Initiative
PM 2.5 Case Study | Compliance Tips
Monitoring Discussion | Boiler MACT Update
March 2014 REGFORM Air Seminar
Air Pollution Control Overview and Updates | EPA Region 7 Overview and Updates |
Air Pollution Control Program Periodic Rule Review | Greenhouse Gas BACT overview | MACT Standard Update | Stack Testing Update | Boiler MACT Case Study | Air Quality Modeling Update | Environmental Regulations Facing EGUs | SO2 One Hour Standard – Industry Perspective