Notice of Public Review and Request for Comments

Notice of Public Review and Request for Comments

Draft Federal Part 70 Permit Renewal for the Vandenberg Air Force Base Stationary Source


The Santa Barbara County Air Pollution Control District (District) has issued a draft federal Part 70 permit P13968-R2 to the United States Air Force for the Vandenberg Air Force Base stationary source, located near Lompoc.

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

Copies of the permit application and the draft permit are available for review from September 29, 2019 to October 29, 2019 on the District website and at the following location:

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

Only the federally enforceable conditions in Sections 9.A, 9.B, and 9.C of the permit are subject to public review. Comments on these sections should be submitted, in writing, to the District at the above address (attn: David Harris) by October 29, 2019. Issues relevant to the Part 70 permit 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 permit, please contact David Harris at (805) 961-8824 or at [email protected]

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

Draft Permit

Permit Application 

to be published Sunday, September 29, 2019

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The District has new direct lines for all staff, as well as for all of our phone lines, including our main phone number and Complaints line. You can find our new phone numbers on this webpage.

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El Distrito tiene nuevos números de teléfono para comunicarse con el personal directamente, así como también para todas nuestras líneas telefónicas, incluyendo nuestro número principal y el de las Quejas. Puede encontrar nuestros nuevos números de teléfono en esta página web.