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New Mexico
Environment Department


Environmental Improvement Board








Public Comment



The next public meeting is scheduled for Friday, August 23, 2019

When: 08/23/2019, 9:30 a.m.

Where: New Mexico State Capitol Building

          Room 307

          490 Old Santa Fe Trail

          Santa Fe, NM 87501

Agenda: A PDF version of the Agenda can be found here.

The following items are for discussion and possible action:

  1. Roll call.

  2. Approve the agenda.

  3. How the Public Notice requirements were met.

  4. Approval of meeting minutes from January 25, 2019.

  5. Public comment unrelated to agenda items.

  6. Adoption of EIB Open Meetings Act Resolution for 2019. Marah deMeule, Board Counsel.  Time estimate: 5 minutes.

  7. Introduction of and orientation for new Board Members. Marah deMeule, Board Counsel. Time estimate: 1 hour and 15 minutes.

  8. Introduction of the Environmental Improvement Division and possible future matters in front of the Environmental Improvement Board. Sandra Ely, Environmental Protection Division Director.  Time estimate: 45 minutes.

  9. Election of Chair, Vice Chair and Secretary. Time estimate: 20 minutes.

  10. Next meeting is scheduled for September 27, 2019.

  11. Adjournment.


Please check back frequently for the latest additions or changes.  

All EIB meetings are open to the public.  During meetings, upon the direction of the Board Chair, there will be time available for public comment on agenda items and on items not on the agenda.  

If you are an individual with a disability who needs a reader, amplifier, qualified sign language interpreter, or any other form of ancillary aid or service to attend or participate in the hearing or meeting, contact Cody Barnes at least ten days prior to the meeting or as soon as possible at 505.827.2428 or Public documents can be provided in various accessible formats. Contact Cody Barnes if accessible format is needed.

Por favor, chequea frecuentemente acá para los últimos adicciones o cambios.

Todas reuniones del EIB están abiertas al público.  Será tiempo para hacer comentarios públicos de temas en la agenda y temas no en la agenda.  El presidente de la mesa directiva permitirá comentarios públicos a tiempos adecuados a su discreción.

Si alguna persona requiere ayuda, un intérprete, o undispositivo auxiliar para participar en este proceso, comuníquese con Cody Barnes al (505) 827-2428, o por lo menos diez (10) días naturales antes la reunión.  Se puede proveer documentos públicos en varios formatos accesibles.  Comuníquese con Cody Barnes si requiere el formato accesible.





EIB 18-06 (R):

In the Matter of Proposed Approval of New Mexico’s Infrastructure State Implementation Plan for Ozone National Ambient Air Quality Standard

EIB 18-07 (R):

In the Matter of Proposed Repeal of 20.2.20 NMAC-Lime Manufacturing Plants-Particulate Matter Air Quality Bureau Environmental Protection Division New Mexico Environment Department, Petitioner



All questions regarding the Board should be directed to:

Cody Barnes
Administrator for Boards & Commissions

New Mexico Environment Department
P.O. Box 5469
Santa Fe, NM 87502
Tel (505) 827-2428
Fax (505) 827-1628




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