Public Notice

Published 4:56 pm Thursday, March 22, 2012

PURPOSE OF NOTICE: To seek public comment on a draft permit from the Department of Environmental Quality to limit air pollution emitted by a facility in Cumberland County, Virginia.

PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD: March 23, 2012 to April 23, 2012

PERMIT NAME: Federal Operating Permit issued by DEQ, under the authority of the Air Pollution Control Board

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APPLICANT NAME AND ADDRESS: Colonial Pipeline Company (CPC); 425 Duncan Store Road, Columbia, VA 23038

FACILITY NAME, ADDRESS AND REGISTRATION NUMBER: Colonial Pipeline – Mitchell Junction; Registration #: 30415

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: CPC has applied for a renewal of the permit for the Mitchell Junction facility. The facility is located at 425 Duncan Store Road in Cumberland County. The facility is a major source of air pollution. There is no change in emissions from this renewal. The permit would allow the source to operate a pipeline breakout facility.

HOW TO COMMENT AND/OR REQUEST A PUBLIC HEARING: DEQ accepts comments and requests for public hearing by e-mail, fax or postal mail. All comments and requests must be in writing and be received by DEQ during the comment period. Submittals must include the names, mailing addresses and telephone numbers of the commenter/requester and of all persons represented by the commenter/requester. A request for public hearing must also include: 1) The reason why a public hearing is requested. 2) A brief, informal statement regarding the nature and extent of the interest of the requester or of those represented by the requester, including how and to what extent such interest would be directly and adversely affected by the permit. 3) Specific references, where possible, to terms and conditions of the permit with suggested revisions. A public hearing may be held, including another comment period, if public response is significant, based on individual requests for a public hearing, and there are substantial, disputed issues relevant to the permit.

Contact for public comments, document requests and additional information: Patrick Corbett; Blue Ridge Regional Office, 7705 Timberlake Rd, Lynchburg, VA 24502; Phone: (434) 582-6230; E-mail:; Fax: (434) 582-5125. The public may review the draft permit and application at the DEQ office named above or may request copies of the documents from the contact person listed above.