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Public Notice For Draft Permit 202805, Forrest Paint Company

June 23 @ 8:00 am - July 28 @ 5:00 pm PDT

Public Notice

LRAPA invites the public to submit written comments on Forrest Paint Company Standard Air Contaminant Discharge Draft Permit No. 202805 and Draft Review Report (Renewal) for the coating manufacturing facility located at 990 / 1011 McKinley Street, in Eugene, Oregon.

Comments are due by 5:00 pm on Friday, July 28, 2023.

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Details

Start:
June 23 @ 8:00 am PDT
End:
July 28 @ 5:00 pm PDT
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Organizer

LRAPA
Phone
541-736-1056
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Venue

Lane Regional Air Protection Agency (LRAPA)
1010 Main St.
Springfield, OR 97477 United States
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Phone
541-736-1056
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LRAPA monitors air quality throughout Lane County with eight regulatory-grade monitors and over 90 commercial-grade air sensors. Air Quality Index values are updated hourly.

Find the current air quality, look up the closest monitor to you, and learn more about the Air Quality Index (AQI) on the Current Air Quality Page.

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Learn more about these public comment window and public meetings on our News, Notices & Public Calendar webpage.

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