AIR QUALITY PERMIT NOTICE Notice of Intent to Approve On August 14, 2015, Plateau Medical Center applied to the WV Department of Environmental Protection, Division of Air Quality (DAQ) for a construction permit for three (3) emergency generator engines at their facility located at 430 Main Street, Oak Hill, Fayette County, WV at latitude 37.972 degrees N and longitude -81.150 degrees W. A preliminary evaluation has determined that all State and Federal air quality requirements will be met by the construction. The DAQ is providing notice to the public of its preliminary determination to issue the permit as R13-3266. The following potential emission increases will be authorized by this permit action: Nitrogen Oxides (NOx) at 2 tons per year (TPY); Carbon Monoxide at 1.72 TPY; Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) at 0.2 TPY; Particulate Matter (PM) at 0.1 TPY; Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) at 0.8 TPY; and Hazardous Air Pollutants (HAPs) at 0.003 TPY. Written comments or requests for a public meeting must be received by the DAQ before 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 16, 2016. 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 modification 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. John Legg WV Department of Environmental Protection Division of Air Quality 601 57th Street, SE Charleston, WV 25304 Telephone: 304/926-0499, ext. 1257 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: www.dep.wv.gov/daq/Pages/NSRPermitsforReview.aspx 1-14-THR-1-FT; LG 21