PSTB 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 tentatively scheduled for
Time & Date TBA
Minutes and packets from previous meetings are available below
Current Storage Tank Committee Members are:
Kathryn Roberts (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 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 (Relay users please access the number via the New Mexico Relay Network) or email@example.com. Public documents can be provided in various accessible formats. Contact Pam Castañeda if accessible format is needed.
All other questions regarding the Storage Tank Committee should be directed to Bonney Hughes at:
State of New Mexico
Petroleum Storage Tank Bureau
2905 Rodeo Park Drive East Building 1
Santa Fe, NM 87505
tel. (505) 476-4397
fax (505) 476-4374
For the summary and presentation of the regulatory revision process that was given after the May 2016 Storage Tank Committee meeting, please go to our Regulatory Revisions webpage at https://www.env.nm.gov/ust/draftregs.html
For previous meeting's minutes, agendas, and packets, please follow the links below. Minutes for the most recent meeting will become available after approval, usually at the next meeting.