Notice of Public Review and Request for Comments

Draft Federal Part 70 Permits for the Tajiguas Landfill Stationary Source

The Santa Barbara County Air Pollution Control District (District) has issued draft federal Part 70 permit PTO 9788-R4 and Part 70 permit PTO 15136 for the Tajiguas Landfill stationary source, located at 14470 Calle Real in Goleta.

Permitting Action

This permitting action is the renewal of the federal Part 70 permits for the facility. The Part 70 permits regulate emissions from operations at the landfill. Once issued by the District and the US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA), the Part 70 permits will be valid for three years. The permits will be enforceable by the District, USEPA and the public.

Public Comment Procedures

The draft permits are available for review from June 4, 2018 to July 5, 2018 on the District website at the links below and at the following location:

Santa Barbara County Air Pollution Control District
260 North San Antonio Road, Suite A
Santa Barbara, CA  93110

Tajiguas Landfill Draft Permit
Foristar Methane Group Draft Permit

Only the federally enforceable conditions in Sections 9.A, 9.B, and 9.C of the permits are subject to public review. Comments on these sections should be submitted, in writing, to the District at the above address (Attn: Kevin Brown) by July 5, 2018. Issues relevant to the Part 70 permits raised during the comment period will be addressed in writing by the District as part of the final permit issuance. For more information or a copy of the permits, please contact Kevin Brown at (805) 961-8826 or [email protected].

The District will consider scheduling a hearing for public comments on the draft permits, if a request is made in writing within two weeks after publication of this notice. To request a public hearing, please send correspondence to Kevin Brown at the above address. 

to be published June 3, 2018, SBNP