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Environment Department
Petroleum Storage Tank Bureau

Storage Tank Committee

The Storage Tank Committee is an advisory committee (Ground Water Protection Act, Section 74-6B-4 NMSA 1978) which has seven members, appointed by the governor to staggered terms. The committee reviews corrective action plans and monthly financial reports on the Corrective Action Fund. It makes recommendations to the Secretary of the Environment Department. The meetings serve as a public forum on a variety of issues related to the state’s program for managing underground and above ground storage tanks. The committee has public meetings in varying locations, usually in Santa Fe or Albuquerque. STC meeting minutes become available to the public upon approval by the committee and can be downloaded here.

The next Storage Tank Committee Meeting is scheduled for/ El Comité de Tanques de Almacenamiento se reunirá

December 12, 2018, 10 a.m.
Rio Grande Room, Toney Anaya Building
2550 Cerrillos Rd., Santa Fe, NM

Agenda will be posted when available

Minutes and packets from previous meetings are available below

Current Storage Tank Committee Members are:

J.C. Borrego (Chair), Santa Fe, NM
Ryan L. Briggs (Fire Protection), Farmington, NM
Benjamin Hodges (Wholesaler), Los Lunas, NM
Brent Neil (Private Citizen), Albuquerque, NM
              Jeffrey Scarbrough (Independent Retailer), Clovis, NM
Stephen McLin (Corrective Action Expert)
Vacant (Local Elected Official)

If any person requires assistance, an interpreter or auxiliary aid to participate in this meeting or access documents, please contact Bonney Hughes at least ten days prior to the meeting or as soon as possible at 505.476.5552 (Relay users please access the number via the New Mexico Relay Network) or via this email form.

Si alguna persona necesita ayuda, un intérprete o ayuda auxiliar para participar en esta reunión o para acceder a los documentos, comuníquese con Bonney Hughes al menos diez días antes de la reunión o tan pronto como sea posible al 505.476.5552 (los usuarios retransmisión pueden acceder al número a través de la red de retransmisión de Nuevo México) o a través de este formulario de correo electrónico.

Reporting Non-Employee Complaints Alleging Discrimination
Under 40 C.F.R Parts 5 and 7

If you believe that you have been discriminated against with respect to a NMED program or activity, or if you have any questions about any of NMED’s non-discrimination programs, policies or procedures, you may contact the non-discrimination coordinator, Kristine Pintado at the address, phone number, and email in the next paragraph or visit our website at to learn how and where to file a complaint of discrimination.

Si tiene preguntas sobre cualquier programa de no discriminación, norma o procedimiento de NMED, puede comunicarse con la Coordinadora de No Discriminación: Kristine Pintado, Non-Discrimination Coordinator, New Mexico Environment Department, 1190 St. Francis Dr., Suite N4050, P.O. Box 5469, Santa Fe, NM, 87502, (505) 827-2855, Si piensa que ha sido discriminado con respecto a un programa o actividad de NMED, puede comunicarse con la Coordinadora de No Discriminación antes indicada o visitar nuestro sitio web en para saber cómo y dónde presentar una queja por discriminación.

All other questions regarding the Storage Tank Committee should be directed to Bonney Hughes at:

State of New Mexico
 Environment Department
Petroleum Storage Tank Bureau
2905 Rodeo Park Drive East
   Building 1
Santa Fe, NM 87505
tel. (505) 476-4397
fax (505) 476-4374

For information on the proposed revision of NM Petroleum Storage Tank regulations, please go to our Regulatory Revisions webpage at

For previous meeting’s minutes, agendas, and packets, please follow the links below. Minutes for the most recent meeting will become available after approval at the next meeting.

Minutes Attachments
  May 2018
December 2017 December 2017
May 2017 May 2017
September 2016 September 2016
May 2016

May 2016 Public Handout
May 2016 Compliance Handout

November 2015 November 2015
April 2015 April 2015
November 2014 November 2014
  May 2014
January 2014

January 2014 Part 1

January 2014 Part 2

October 2013 October 2013
June 2013 June 2013
March 2013

March 2013 Part 1

March 2013 Part 2

December 2012 December 2012
  November 2010
September 2010  
June 2010 June 2010
April 2010 April 2010
January 2010 January 2010
October 2009 October 2009
August 2009 August 2009
June 2009 June 2009
December 2008 December 2008
September 2008 September 2008
March 2008 March 2008
January 2008  
September 2007  
April 18, 2007  
January 1, 2007  
September 21, 2006  
July 19, 2006  
May 17, 2006  
January 12, 2005  
November 17, 2004  
July 21, 2004  
May 19, 2004  
April 23, 2003  
February 26, 2003  
December 04, 2002  
September 25, 2002  
May 15, 2002  
March 4, 2002  


Quick Contact:

PSTB Main Address: 2905 Rodeo Park Drive East, Building #1
Santa Fe NM, 87505
Tel (505) 476-4397
Fax (505) 476-4374

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Harold L. Runnels Building // 1190 St. Francis Drive, Suite N4050 // Santa Fe, New Mexico 87505 // tel (800) 219-6157, (505) 827-2855

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