Permit Issuance Notices Pursuant to Rule 1302(D)(3)(a)(i) and (ii)

The permit issuance actions listed below are being posted on this website for public notice and comment, pursuant to District Rule 1302 - Procedure. These notices will be posted for thirty (30) days after issuance. The permit application and all supporting information (including preliminary decision documents if any) will be provided upon request. Any person may request additional information regarding any permit issuance action, information on possible Hearing Board appeals or information on rejected comments, or information regarding how to request a public hearing on an action (if applicable). To make such a request contact the District by email at permittingapps@mdaqmd.ca.gov or in writing to MDAQMD, Attention: Executive Director, 14306 Park Avenue, Victorville CA 92392. Please note that public notices as required by Rule 1302(C)(7)(a) and (b) (such as Federal Operating Permit, Emission Reduction Credit consumption, significant health risk, major Modification, major Prevention of Significant Deterioration or Federally Significant issuances) are noticed separately on the District website and in newspapers of general circulation; please contact the District if you are looking for information on specific permitting actions or need assistance regarding the commenting process (there is a contact email link and a website link at the bottom of this page).

Facility ID Facility Description Facility Location Permit Number Permit Title Proposed Permitting Action Date Issued
535 PG&E - Hinkley Compressor Station 35863 Fairview Road, Hinkley, CA 92347 B005021 NATURAL GAS IC ENGINE, COMPRESSOR (K-1) On January 22, 2018, amendments were incorporated to Rule 1160 in order to satisfy the requirements of 42 U.S.C. ��7511a. In order to comply with the updated Rule 1160, PG&E updated the ACS for the Facility in order to generate an additional 10% emissions reduction from the baseline level of emissions established in 1991, for a total reduction of 88% from the 1991 baseline level. These updates include accepting a reduced aggregate annual limit of 2,600 hours of operation per 12-months starting December 1st and ending November 30th on engines K-2, K-5, K-6, K-8, and K-9, and lowering the NOx emission limit on engines K-1, K-3, K-4, K-7, and K-10 to 125 ppmv. No physical modifications are proposed for the engines to comply with the revised limits. The 2SLB engines affected by the ECP revisions are operated under the following MDAQMD PTOs: K-1, B005021; K-2, B005022; K-3, B004812; K-4, B005023; K-5, B005024; K-6, B005019; K-7, B004699; K-8, B005025; K-9, B005026; K-10, B005027. PG&E Hinkley Title V Permit is proposed for Minor Modification to include the aforementioned updates. 04/23/2019
1769 Circle K #2709464 520 Ave P & 5th Street, Palmdale, CA 93551 G007001 GASOLINE DISPENSING FACILITY 04/23/2019
2136 7-Eleven Store #24483 703 East Palmdale Blvd., Palmdale, CA 93551 G006930 GASOLINE DISPENSING FACILITY To obtain an Authority to Construct for a new retail gasoline station. The proposed source is not a major source of criteria or hazardous air pollutants. Emissions (VOC + HAPS) will be controlled through the installation and operation of Phase I and Phase II Enhanced Vapor Recovery on Underground gasoline storage, transfer and fueling equipment. A Health Risk Assessment was conducted for this facility with cancer risk for the nearest residential receptor at 0.36 in a million. Additionally, a Facility-wide Prioritization Score was calculated using the 2016 CAPCOA Facility Prioritization Guidelines, and is based on a conservative receptor selection of 19 meters. The carcinogenic Prioritization Score for the Facility is between one (1) and ten (10), and therefore, categorizes it as Intermediate Priority. The facility is not located within 1,00 feet of a school, therefore, Public Notice is not required. 04/23/2019
2021 Circle K #2709458 2343 W Avenue J, Lancaster, CA 93536 G006570 GASOLINE DISPENSING FACILITY 04/23/2019
3911 Cutting Edge DBA Owl Rock Products - Oro Grande 19409 National Trails Highway, Oro Grande, CA 92368 B013408 CRUSHING AND SCREENING PLANT, PORTABLE To permit the use of a portable crushing and screening plant to be located at various locations throughout the CalPortland Cement facility in Oro Grande. 04/23/2019
3913 Hi-Desert Wastewater Reclamation - Paxton Road 57950 Paxton Road, Yucca Valley, CA 92284 E013445 DIESEL IC ENGINE, EMERGENCY GENERATOR To install a stationary 398 HP Tier III Diesel Engine powering a 250 KW Emergency Generator to provide emergency electrical power to the sewage pumping station. The nearest receptor is a resident located 52 meters to the Southeast. The engine has a HARP Prioritization Score of 8.10 when operated for a maximum of 40 hours per year for maintenance and testing. 04/22/2019
3911 Cutting Edge DBA Owl Rock Products - Oro Grande 19409 National Trails Highway, Oro Grande, CA 92368 B013404 DIESEL IC ENGINE, PORTABLE GENERATOR To permit the operation of a portable 1207 HP Tier 4i Diesel Engine powering an 800 KW Prime Generator to power all crushing and screening equipment throughout the facility. The engine is not located near any K-12 school and no H&SC 42301.6 Public Noticing will be required. The engine has a HARP Prioritization Score of 2.83 for their worst-case location 1900 meters from the nearest offsite residential receptor. 04/22/2019
364 Mountain Pass Mine 67750 Bailey Road, Mountain Pass, CA 92366 B013406 BOILER, TEMPORARY MILL Applicant has applied for an Authority to Construct for a new natural gas fired boiler used to produce process steam for the Mill Plant. The facility is classified as a major source of NOx and PM10 pursuant to Regulation XIII but is located outside the FONA and is not a major source as defined in Regulation XII. This permitting action triggers BACT for NOx and PM10 only. Additional offsets were not required as the proposed boiler is not a major source on its own and the facility operates under emissions limits that are below the major source thresholds for VOC, SOx and CO while NOx and PM10 have been fully offset. 04/22/2019
3836 Bay View Farms 9219 Industrial Way, Adelanto, CA 92301 B013407 NATURAL GAS IC ENGINE, GENERATOR (CANNABIS) Applicant proposes to install and maintain a stationary natural gas generator to provide power to a new cannabis cultivation facility. 04/22/2019
2336 Five Star Auto Body 44733 N Sierra Highway, Lancaster, CA 93534 S013447 SPRAY BOOTH, AUTOMOTIVE Applicant proposes to install and operate a 3rd paint booth at this facility. 04/22/2019
2208 Lancaster City - Eastside Park/Pool 45045 N 5th Street E, Lancaster, CA 93534 B013376 BOILER, NATURAL GAS POOL HEATER Issue an Authority to Construct (ATC) permit for a new, low NOx Boiler serving as a Pool Heater. This new boiler is a replacement for an existing Pool Heater. This Facility is a minor NSR source and an area toxic source. Please refer to the "Applicable Rules" section for more NSR/T-NSR details 04/22/2019
2109 Gateway Cleaners 1813 E Palmdale Blvd #A, Palmdale, CA 93550 B013446 DRY CLEANER, HYDROCARBON Applicant proposes to install and operate a new dry cleaning machine which uses a hydrocarbon solvent (non-perc). 04/22/2019
1032 Yermo AM/PM 35474 Yermo Road, Yermo, CA 92398 G005072 GASOLINE DISPENSING FACILITY Applicant proposes to modify existing gas station by changing the Phase II enhanced vapor recovery system from an assist type to a balance type system. 04/17/2019
3899 Liberty Utilities Apple Valley - Well #35 12691 Apple Valley Road, Apple Valley, CA 92308 E013358 DIESEL IC ENGINE, EMERGENCY GENERATOR Applicant proposes to install and operate a stationary diesel IC engine powering an electrical generator to provide electricity during emergency/power outages at a water utility site. 04/11/2019
3915 NH Environmental, Inc. District Wide, MDAQMD, CA 92392 C013420 HEPA NEGATIVE AIR MACHINE Issue a permit for HEPA Eqpt (air pollution control device) to be used at various locations within the MDAQMD. Initial Location is the Desert Haven Motel, 16959 Stoddard Wells Road Victorville CA 92394. 04/11/2019
3915 NH Environmental, Inc. District Wide, MDAQMD, CA 92392 C013419 HEPA NEGATIVE AIR MACHINE Issue a permit for HEPA Eqpt (air pollution control device) to be used at various locations within the MDAQMD. Initial Location is the Desert Haven Motel, 16959 Stoddard Wells Road Victorville CA 92394. 04/11/2019
3915 NH Environmental, Inc. District Wide, MDAQMD, CA 92392 C013418 HEPA VACUUM Issue a permit for HEPA Eqpt (air pollution control device) to be used at asbestos abatement project located at 16959 Stoddard Wells Road Victorville CA 92394. 04/11/2019
3915 NH Environmental, Inc. District Wide, MDAQMD, CA 92392 C013417 HEPA VACUUM Issue a permit for HEPA Eqpt (air pollution control device) to be used at asbestos abatement project located at 16959 Stoddard Wells Road Victorville CA 92394. 04/11/2019
3294 Church & Dwight Co. Inc 17486 Nisqualli Rd, Victorville, CA 93535 B011330 CAT LITTER MANUFACTURING LINE The facility requests to increase the permissible maximum VOC % from the current limit of 21.1% to 33%. There is no emissions increase associated with this change because the lb VOC/ton of product is less than the emission factor specified on the permit. The actual emission factor has been shown to be less than the specified emission factor via source test performed at a similar Church & Dwight facility. 04/11/2019
3912 Veteran Ed's Inc. dba Forte Environmental District Wide, MDAQMD, CA 92392 C013411 HEPA NEGATIVE AIR MACHINE Issue a permit for HEPA Eqpt (air pollution control device) to be used at asbestos abatement projects at various locations within the MDAQMD. 04/09/2019
3912 Veteran Ed's Inc. dba Forte Environmental District Wide, MDAQMD, CA 92392 C013410 HEPA VACUUM Issue a permit for HEPA Eqpt (air pollution control device) to be used at various abatement projects in the MDAQMD Air Basin. Initial Location is a residence located at 490 Seville Ln Blythe CA 92225. 04/09/2019
3401 Next Level Powder Coating 7361 Hopi Trail, Yucca Valley, CA 92284 A013415 ABRASIVE BLASTING UNIT, PORTABLE Obtain an Authority to Construct Permit for abrasive blasting equipment. 04/08/2019
3790 Valley Salt 119278 N. Cadiz Road, Twentynine Palms, CA 92277 B013413 DIESEL IC ENGINE, GENERATOR #2 Applicant proposes to replace one 2220 bhp Tier 1 diesel IC engine generator with two 838 bhp Tier 4 diesel IC engine generators. These new units will perform the same function as the existing diesel generator- providing power to an existing salt processing facility- located in a remote area about 50 miles east of Twentynine Palms, CA. This facility is not in the FONA. 04/08/2019
3790 Valley Salt 119278 N. Cadiz Road, Twentynine Palms, CA 92277 B013412 DIESEL IC ENGINE, GENERATOR #1 Applicant proposes to replace one 2220 bhp Tier 1 diesel IC engine generator with two 838 bhp Tier 4 diesel IC engine generators. These new units will perform the same function as the existing diesel generator- providing power to an existing salt processing facility- located in a remote area about 50 miles east of Twentynine Palms, CA. This facility is not in the FONA. 04/08/2019
3349 Storopack Inc. 9880 Rancho Rd., Adelanto, CA 92301 B011558 LOOSE-FILL EXPANSION MACHINERY Add additional loose fill expansion machinery to equipment list 04/02/2019