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Cannon Air Force Base (CAFB)

 

EPA ID#: NM7572124454

New Mexico ID#: 2398

Permit Issued: December 19, 2018

Permit Effective: January 18, 2019


Per- and Poly-Fluorinated Alkyl Substances (PFAS)

March 5, 2019New Mexico Complaint filed with the U.S. District Court for the District of New Mexico

January 11, 2019NMED Information Page on Per- and Poly-Fluoroalkyl Substances Contamination at Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico 

December 7, 2018 – Air Force response to NMED’s November 30, 2018 Notice of Violation, Cannon Air Force Base, Soil and Groundwater Contamination with Per and Poly-Fluoroalkyl Substances (“PFAS”)

November 30, 2018 – NMED Notice of Violation, Cannon Air Force Base, Soil and Groundwater Contamination with Per and Poly-Fluoroalkyl Substances (“PFAS”)

October 26, 2018Air Force response to NMED’s September 26, 2018 response to a site inspection report (SI Report) regarding per- and poly-fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in soil and groundwater at Cannon Air Force Base

September 26, 2018NMED Soil and groundwater with per- and poly-fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) 

August 22, 2018 – Site Inspection Report (SI Report) of Aqueous Film Forming Foam (AFFF) Release Area Environmental Programs Worldwide, Cannon Air Force Base, Clovis, New Mexico

September 15, 2017NMED comments on Site Inspection of Aqueous Film Forming Foams (AFFF) Release Areas Environmental Programs Worldwide Installation-Specific Work Plan, Cannon Air Force Base, EPA ID #NM7572124454

July 17, 2017Air Force Final Installation-Specific Work Plan, Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico, Site Inspection of Aqueous Film Forming Foams (AFFF) Release Areas Environmental Programs Worldwide   

 

 

Corrective Action Permit
December 19, 2018 – The New Mexico Environment Department issued the Corrective Action Permit.
Permit Parts 1 through 3
Permit Attachments 1 through 3
Issuance Letter and Response to Comments

Draft Corrective Action Permit
December 14, 2017 –
Public Comment Period Extended – NMED issued a public notice to extend to the public comment period of the draft Permit. The extended public comment period concluded on January 22, 2018. 
Public Notice (English)
14 de diciembre de 2017 – Período de comentarios públicos extendido: NMED emitió un aviso público para extender el período de comentarios públicos del borrador del permiso. El período extendido de comentarios públicos concluyó el 22 de enero de 2018.
Public Notice (Spanish)
October 6, 2017 – The New Mexico Environment Department issued a public notice proposing the draft Permit for corrective action.  The 60-day public comment period ends on December 5, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.  The draft Permit, Fact Sheet and Public Notices are provided below.
Public Notice (English)
6 de octubre de 2017 – el Departamento de Medio Ambiente de Nuevo México emitió un aviso público proponiendo el borrador del Permiso para medidas correctivas. El período de comentarios públicos de 60 días finaliza el 5 de diciembre de 2017 a las 5:00 p.m. El borrador del Permiso, Hoja de Datos y Avisos Públicos se proporciona a continuación.
Public Notice (Spanish)
Fact Sheet (English)
Draft Permit Parts (English)
Draft Permit Attachments 1 through 3 (English)

 


Groundwater Monitoring Report

January 5, 2019 – 2018 Biennial Groundwater Monitoring Report and Annual Landfill Inspection Report 

 


Corrective Action Complete

August 10, 2017 – The New Mexico Environment Department approved the Class 3 modification for Corrective Action Complete status of six solid waste management units.  The public comment period began on May 31, 2017 and ended on July 30, 2017 for this action.
Final Decision and modified Permit tables (August 10, 2017)

May 31, 2017Corrective Action Complete – The New Mexico Environment Department issued a public notice proposing to make a determination of corrective action complete at six solid waste management units at Cannon Air Force Base.  The comment period ended on July 30, 2017.  The public notice, fact sheet/statement of basis, and associated documents are provided below.

Public Notice – English
Public Notice – Spanish
Fact Sheet – Statement of Basis
Administrative Record

Draft Permit
Proposed Table 1 – Requiring Corrective Action
Proposed Table 3 – Corrective Action Complete without Controls

 

July 15, 2016 – Corrective Action Complete
Final Permit Decision Letter
Tables 1, 2 and 3
Fact Sheet – Statement of Basis

 

January 20, 2015 – Corrective Action Complete
Final Permit Decision Letter
Tables 1, 2, and 3
Fact Sheet – Statement of Basis (September 19, 2014)

 

March 3, 2006 – No Further Action
Final Permit Decision (March 3, 2006)
Approval Letter (February 27, 2006)
Fact Sheet – Statement of Basis (February 28, 2005)

 


Permit
Permit
Fact Sheet

 

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