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March 20, 2019 – NMED and DOH to offer 200 free domestic water well tests in Guadalupe County this weekend – Español

March 15, 2019 – Gold King Mine wastewater treatment facility fails

March 14, 2019 – Environment Department issues Notice of Violation to San Juan oil and gas producer for Air Quality Control Act violations –  Notice of Violation

March 11, 2019 – Application period open for Clean Water State Revolving Loan Fund

March 8, 2019 – Kirtland Strategic Plan draft open for public comment – Español

March 5, 2019 – State sues Air Force over PFAS contamination at Cannon, Holloman – Complaint Español

March 1, 2019 – Case against EPA, contractors, mining companies responsible for Gold King Mine spill to move forward – Español

February 28,2019 – NMED and DOH to offer 200 free domestic water well tests in Lea County this weekendEspañol

February 20, 2019 – Application period open for RAID funds

February 18, 2019 – James C. Kenney confirmed by Senate as New Mexico Environment Secretary  – Español

February 6, 2019 – Environment Department moves to hold Air Force accountable for groundwater contamination at Holloman Air Force BaseSpanishHolloman Notice of Violation

February 1, 2019 – Gov. Lujan Grisham signs executive order committing New Mexico to essential climate change action

January 2, 2019 – Environment Department to Review Proposed Investigation to Characterize Groundwater and Soil Contamination at the former Karler Meat Packing Facility    Spanish

December 21, 2018 – Gasoline Pipeline Release Near Anthony, N.M. Has Been Contained

December 5, 2018 – New Mexico Environment Department Approves Funding for Seven Projects Related to Volkswagen Settlement Allocation

December 4, 2018- NMED Issues Notice of Violation to USAF for Groundwater Contamination

November 20, 2018 – NM Environment Department Confirms Lifting of “Boil Water Advisory” for Vallecitos MDWCA in Rio Arriba

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Below are links to several Public Involvement Plans for remediation of releases from petroleum storage tanks. Click on the link for each site and address you’re interested in, and you can read part of the plan online or download the entire plan.

Climate Roofing, 2700 Isleta Blvd SW, Albuquerque
Chevron Isleta, 3401 Isleta Blvd SW, Albuquerque
A Market Place, 1536 E River Rd, Belen
Yocums Texaco, 1823 E Tucumcari Blvd, Tucumcari

 


ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION CHAPTER 5 PETROLEUM STORAGE TANKS PART 123 CORRECTIVE ACTION FUND ADMINISTRATION

Notice of Adoption of Final Rule 20.5.123 NMAC

ORDER AND STATEMENT OF REASONS

 


Revisions to Ground and Surface Water Protection Regulations

The Ground Water Quality Bureau will be proposing revisions to the WQCC regulation for Ground and Surface Water Protection (20.6.2 NMAC) in Fall 2016. If you would like to receive updates on this process please contact Steve Huddleson, manager of the Pollution Prevention Section, at (505) 827-2936.

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Upcoming Public Meetings:

 

Air Quality Bureau Public Notices of Permitting Actions Page

Solid Waste Bureau Public Hearings and Meetings Page

Drinking Water Bureau Announcements and Public Notices Page

Ground Water Quality Bureau Public Notices Page

 

If you are an individual with a disability who needs a reader, amplifier, qualified sign language interpreter, or any other form of auxiliary aid or service to attend or participate in the hearing or meeting, contact Pam Castañeda at least ten days prior to the meeting or as soon as possible at 505.827.2425 or pam.castaneda@state.nm.us.  Public documents can be provided in various accessible formats. Contact Pam Castañeda if accessible format is needed.

 

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NMED’s communications office issues press releases, public notices, critical alerts, and other timely information to the media and general public. Use the links below. Check out our monthly calendar. And subscribe to one, or many, NMED Email Newsletters.

Media Contact

Maddy Hayden

Tel. (505) 827-0314

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Non-Employee Discrimination Complaints

NMED does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, disability, age or sex in the administration of its programs or activities. To learn more, or file a complaint, go to The Non-Employee Discrimination Complaint Page.

 


Quejas por Discriminación de No Empleados

NMED no discrimina por motivos de raza, color, origen nacional, discapacidad, edad o sexo en la administración de sus programas o actividades. Para obtener más información o para presentar una queja, visite: The Non-Employee Discrimination Complaint Page.

 


 

EPA and NMED Informal Resolution Agreement No. 09R-02-R6: Public Participation, Limited English Proficiency, and Non-Employee Disability Policies 

 
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