Rule Development Workshops, Community Advisory Council Meetings, and Public Hearings

Workshops, Meetings, and Public Hearings are listed with the newest or more recent on top.

Projects Underway

 Meeting
Board Hearing

On June 20, 2019, the District Board of Directors will consider adopting amendments to Rules 361 and 342. The proposed rule revisions require all newly installed and modified boilers to meet a lower oxides of nitrogen (NOx) emission standard.

Board Materials:
Proposed Rule 361, Boilers, Steam Generators and Process Heaters (Between 2-5 MMBtu/hr): Clean copy, Edited copy
Proposed Rule 342, Boilers, Steam Generators and Process Heaters (5 MMBtu/hr and greater): Clean copy, Edited copy
Staff Report, Public Notice

Materials posted on May 17:
PAR 361 (Clean), PAR 342 (Edited), PAR 342 (Clean), PAR 342 (Edited), Staff Report

Community Advisory Council Meeting

The District held a Community Advisory Council (CAC) meeting to discuss the draft revisions to Rule 361 and Rule 342 on Wednesday, May 1st, 2019 at 6:30 PM at the Solvang Veterans’ Memorial Building, located at 1745 Mission Dr in Solvang. The CAC recommended that the District Board adopt the revisions to Rules 361 and 342.

CAC Materials:
Draft Rule 361, Boilers, Steam Generators and Process Heaters (Between 2-5 MMBtu/hr): Clean copy, Edited copy
Draft Rule 342, Boilers, Steam Generators and Process Heaters (5 MMBtu/hr and greater): Clean copy, Edited copy
CAC Memo, Staff Report

Public Workshop

The District held a public workshop on the draft revisions to Rule 361 and Rule 342 on Thursday, March 14th, 2019 at 2:00 PM at the Solvang City Council Chambers, located at 1644 Oak Street in Solvang.

Workshop Materials:
Draft Rule 361, Boilers, Steam Generators and Process Heaters (Between 2-5 MMBtu/hr): Clean copy, Edited copy
Draft Rule 342, Boilers, Steam Generators and Process Heaters (5 MMBtu/hr and greater): Clean copy, Edited copy
Workshop Presentation

Reference Materials:
Public Notice
December 2018 – AB 617 BARCT Board Package, Board Presentation

For more information or assistance on any rule projects, please contact Timothy Mitro at (805) 961-8883 [e-mail: [email protected]].


For past rulemaking documents, please see the Past Workshops and Hearings page.
For potential rule projects in calendar year 2019, please see the Annual Rule Public Notice page.