LASSEN COUNTY AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT

RULE 2:0 - PERMITS REQUIRED

  1. Authority to Construct. Any person building, erecting, altering or replacing any article, machine, equipment or other contrivance, the use of which may cause the issuance of air contaminants or the use of which may eliminate or reduce or control the issuance of air contaminants, shall first obtain authorization for such construction from the Air Pollution Control Officer. An authority to construct shall remain in effect until the permit to operate the equipment for which the application was filed is granted or denied or the application is canceled, except as provided in Rule 2:5.
  2. Permit to Operate. Before any article, machine, equipment or other contrivance described in Rule 2:0 (a) may be operated or used, a written permit shall be obtained from the Air Pollution Control Officer. No permit to operate or use shall be granted either by the Air Pollution Officer or the Hearing Board for any in Rule 2:0 (a), until the information required is presented to the Air Pollution Control Officer and such article, machine, equipment or contrivance is altered, if necessary, and made to conform to the standards set forth in Rule 2:8 and elsewhere in these Rules and Regulations.
  3. Posting of Permit to Operate. A person who has been granted under Rule 2:0 a Permit to Operate any article, machine, equipment, or other contrivance described in Rule 2:0 (b), shall firmly affix such Permit to Operate, an approved facsimile, or other approved identification bearing the permit number upon the article, machine, equipment, or other contrivance in such a manner as to be clearly visible and accessible. In the event that the article, machine, equipment, or other contrivance is so constructed or operated that the Permit to Operate shall be mounted so as to be clearly visible in an accessible place within 25 feet of the article, machine, equipment or other contrivance, or maintained readily available at all times on the operating premises.
  4. Alternation of Permit. A person shall not willfully deface, alter, forge, counterfeit, or falsify a Permit to Operate posted on any article, machine, equipment, or other contrivance.