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Clean Air Act Permitting in Nebraska

Clean Air Act permitting in Nebraska is the shared responsibility of the Nebraska Department of Environment and Energy, the Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department, the Omaha Public Works Department and EPA Region 7. For more information about responsible agencies see below.

  Nebraska Department of Environment and Energy Lincoln Lancaster County Health Department Omaha Public Works Department EPA Region 7
Nebraska Air Permit Program
Responsible Area State-wide except in Indian Country Lincoln, Lancaster County Omaha Indian Country
Agency Office Nebraska Department of Environment and Energy
Air Quality Division
1200 "N" Street, Suite 400
P.O. Box 98922
Statehouse Station
Lincoln, Nebraska 68509-8922
(402) 471-2186
Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department
Air Programs
3131 "O" Street
Lincoln, Nebraska 68510
(402) 441-8021
Omaha Public Works Department
Air Quality Control Division
5600 South 10th Street
Omaha, Nebraska 68107
(402) 444-6015
Air Permitting and Compliance Branch
U.S. EPA Region 7
11201 Renner Boulevard
Lenexa, KS 66219
(913) 551-7020
Responsibilities Issues permits state-wide except in Indian Country. Permits include construction permits for minor sources, major source PSD and nonattainment permitting and Title V operating permits Issues permits in Indian Country, including Iowa Tribe, Omaha Tribe, Ponca Tribe, Sac & Fox Nation of Missouri, Santee Sioux Nation and Winnebago Tribe
EPA Contacts Patricia Scott
(913) 551-7312
Bob Webber
(913) 551-7251
State & Local Contacts
  • Construction Permits
  • Operating Permits
  • Construction and Operating Permits
  • Construction and Operating Permits
    • John Mayne
      (402) 444-6015 x217
Federally-Approved Construction Permit Authority Chapter 17, Chapter 19 40 CFR 52.21 (PSD), Tribal Permitting (40 CFR 49.151-49.173)
Federally-Approved Operating Permit Authority Title 129 40 CFR Part 71
Title V Program Approval History Operating Permit Approval History Operating Permit Approval History Operating Permit Approval History  
Program Evaluations FY-2011      

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