Notice of Intent to Approve On December 16, 2015, Bluefield Hospital Company, LLC applied to the WV Department of Environmental Protection, Division of Air Quality (DAQ) for a permit to construct and operate, a medical treatment facility located at 500 Cherry Street, Bluefield, Mercer County, WV at latitude 37.255751 and longitude -81.235115. A preliminary evaluation has determined that all State and Federal air quality requirements will be met by the proposed facility. The DAQ is providing notice to the public of its preliminary determination to issue the permit as R13-3229. The following potential emissions will be authorized by this permit action: Particulate Matter less than 10 microns, 0.74 tons per year (TPY); Particulate Matter, 0.74 TPY; Sulfur Dioxide, 0.10 TPY; Oxides of Nitrogen, 17.90 TPY; Carbon Monoxide, 5.49 TPY; Volatile Organic Compounds, 2.92 TPY; Total Hazardous Air Pollutants, 0.20 TPY; and Carbon Dioxide Equivalent, 13,250.12 TPY. Written comments or requests for a public meeting must be received by the DAQ before 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 6, 2015. A public meeting may be held if the Director of the DAQ determines that significant public interest has been expressed, in writing, or when the Director deems it appropriate. The purpose of the DAQ’s permitting process is to make a preliminary determination if the proposed construction will meet all state and federal air quality requirements. The purpose of the public review process is to accept public comments on air quality issues relevant to this determination. Only written comments received at the address noted below within the specified time frame, or comments presented orally at a scheduled public meeting, will be considered prior to final action on the permit. All such comments will become part of the public record. Edward S. Andrews, P.E. WV Department of Environmental Protection Division of Air Quality 601 57th Street, SE Charleston, WV 25304 Telephone: 304/926-0499, ext. 1214 FAX: 304/926-0478 Additional information, including copies of the draft permit, application and all other supporting materials relevant to the permit decision may be obtained by contacting the engineer listed above. The draft permit and engineering evaluation can be downloaded at:



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Division of Highways
Bids will be received electronically by the West Virginia Department of Transportation, Division of Highways through the Bid Express Bidding Service ( and by sealed proposals (only when prequalification is waived) being received at its office in Building 5, Room A-748, 1900 Kanawha Boulevard East, Charleston, West Virginia until April 14, 2015 at 10:00 AM (Eastern Standard Time). The bids will be downloaded and/or opened and read publically thereafter for the constructions of the following project(s):

Call Contract State Project Federal Project Description
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Proposals will be received from prequalified and West Virginia licensed contractors only except that on Federal-Aid Projects a contractors’ license is not required at time of bid, but will be required before work can begin. Registration is required with the Department of Administration, Division of Purchasing, in accordance with Chapter 5A, Article 3, Section 12 of the West Virigia Code. All contractors submitting bids on project(s) must include one of the following forms properly executed with each proposal: Proposal Guaranty Bond, Cashier’s Check, or Certified Check for $500.00 or 5{4ceb532c6f579389df471c6c1e832caf2346b74dc60fcbf6aabd4d29df3baf9c} of the total bid, whichever Is greater.

*These are projects on which any contractor with a Category "W" Prequalification Rating may be eligible to bid.

The West Virginia Department of Transportation, Division of Highways reserves the right to defer, delay or postpone the date for receiving and publicly opening proposals for any project designated in this advertisement, without the necessity of renewing such advertisement. All bidders holding valid bidding proposals will be notified of such deferment, delay or postponement and the date that proposals will be received and publicly opened.

The West Virginia Department of Transporation, Division of Highways hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively insure that in any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement, minority business enterprises will be afforded full opportunity to submit bids in response to this invitation and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex or national origin in consideration for an award.

Division of Highways

Robert Pennington
Acting Deputy State Highway Engineer – Programming and Planning