Benton Clean Air Agency

News, Notices, Public Comment



Date May 7, 2023

PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Directors for Benton Clean Air Agency will hold a Public Hearing at its Regular Board Meeting scheduled for Thursday, May 25, 2023 which will be held at 5:00 pm. The public hearing is for Benton Clean Air Agency 2024 Fiscal Year Budget. The meeting will be held at the Agency office located at 526 South Steptoe Street in Kennewick, Washington. Public attendance will be allowed through remote access. Remote access information will be updated on the Agency webpage at Updated information is also available by calling 509-783-1304 or by emailing


Date January 20, 2023

Benton Clean Air Agency (BCAA) is seeking comments on a draft Title V Air Operating Permit for the Horn Rapids Landfill, City of Richland, located at 3102 Twin Bridges Road, Richland WA. Emissions released to the atmosphere include nitrogen oxides (NOX), volatile organic compounds (VOC) and aerosol particulate matter (PM). This draft Title V Air Operating Permit compiles existing air quality requirements into one document and establishes monitoring and recordkeeping to ensure compliance with those requirements. The permit does not affect the type or quantity of air emissions from the facility, and does not authorize any increase in emissions above that already allowed.

Copies of this draft Title V Air Operating Permit and supporting material are available for review on the BCAA Website at .

Please send written comments related to this permit within 30 days of this notice to: BCAA, 526 South Steptoe Street, Kennewick, WA 99336 or to

A public hearing may be held if the Agency determines that there is significant public interest. Request for a public hearing must be submitted within the comment period. Any such request for a public hearing must indicate the interest of the person or organization filing it, and describe why a hearing is necessary. This Notice is published per the Washington Clean Air Act, and Washington Administrative Code (WAC) 173-401-800.

Air Operating Permit

Statement of Basis

Comment Period Notifications


Permit Applications Received

The following is a list of open air permit applications received by the Benton Clean Air Agency (BCAA). Applications received within the last 30 days are marked as NEW.

Interested parties must contact BCAA within 15 days of date posted or the application may be processed without further public involvement

NEW Kennewick Auto Body

  • Date Received: February 15, 2022
  • Date Posted to Web: March 8, 2023
  • Agency Contact: Tyler Thompson (509) 783-1304
  • Project: Permitting of existing paint booth in Kennewick