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Clean Air Tennessee
Local Ordinance

For local regulations please see the Chattanooga Air Pollution Control Ordinance, which serves as the basis of all air pollution control regulations. Similar regulations have been adopted by Hamilton County and the included municipalities. The following table cross references the Chattanooga Air Pollution Control Ordinance with those in Hamilton County and the cities of Collegedale, East Ridge, Lakesite, Lookout Mountain, Red Bank, Ridgeside, Signal Mountain, Soddy Daisy, and Walden. There may be slight variation from jurisdiction to jurisdiction. One should refer to the actual ordinances for precise wording.

Section Topic

Chattanooga Hamilton County,  Lookout Mt., Ridgeside, Signal Mt., Walden Collegedale, Lakesite East Ridge Red Bank Soddy Daisy
Purpose & Title

4-1

1 14-301 8-701 20-101 8-101
Definitions 4-2 2 14-302 8-702 20-102 8-102
Test Methods & Rules Cumulative 4-3 3 14-303 8-703 20-103 8-103
Penalties 4-4 4 14-304 8-704 20-104 8-104
Limitations 4-5 5 14-305 8-705 20-105 8-105
Applicability 4-6 6 14-306 8-706 20-106 8-106
Board Powers 4-7 7 14-307 8-707 20-107 8-107
Permits, Including Asbestos D&R 4-8 8 14-308 8-708 20-108 8-108
Charges for Reports 4-9 9 14-309 8-709 20-109 8-109
Duty to Keep Records 4-10 10 14-310 8-710 20-110 8-110
General 4-11 11 14-311 8-711 20-111 8-111
Malfunctions 4-12 12 14-312 8-712 20-112 8-112
Certificate of Alternate Control 4-13 13 14-313 8-713 20-113 8-113
Two Applicable Standards 4-14 14 14.314 8-714 20-114 8-114
Suit to Abate 4-15 15 14-315 8-715 20-115 8-115
Right of Entry 4-16 16 14-316 8-716 20-116 8-116
Enforcement 4-17 17 14-317 8-717 20-117 8-117
Appeals/Hearings/ Judicial Reviews 4-18 18 14-318 8-718 20-118 8-118
Confidentiality 4-19 19 14-319 8-719 20-119 8-119
Emergencies 4-20 20 14-320 8-720 20-120 8-120
Variences 4-21 21 14-321 8-721 20-121 8-121
Reserved 4-22 thru 4-40 22 thru 40 14-322 thru 14-340 8-722 thru 8-740 20-122 thru 20-140 8-122 thru 8-140
Rules - Section 4-41 41 14-341 8-741 20-141 8-141
Nitrogen Oxides 2 2 2 2 2 2
Visible Emissions 3 3 3 3 3 3
Fuels 4 4 4 4 4 4
Hand-fired Fuel Equipment 5 5 5 5 5 5
Open Burning 6

*Signal Mountain Ordinance Title 7, Chapter 2

6 6 6 6
Incinerators 7 7 7 7 7 7
Fuel-burning Equipment 8 8 8 8 8 8
Internal Combustion Engine Visible Emissions 9 9 9 9 9 9
Process Emissions 10 10 10 10 10 10
Transport (Open Air) 11 11 11 11 11 11
Odors 12 12 12 12 12 12
Sulfur Oxides 13 13 13 13 13 13
Nuisances 14 14 14 14 14 14
New Source (NSPS) 15 15 15 15 15 15
NESHAPS & MACT 16 16 16 16 16 16
Asbestos Emissions Standard 17 17 17 17 17 17
Prevention of Significant Deterioration 18 18 18 18 18 18
Lead 19 19 19 19 19 19
Infectious Waste Incinerators 20 20 20 20 20 20
Ambient Standards 21 21 21 21 21 21
Stack Heights 22 22 22 22 22 22
Process Gaseous Emissions 23 23 23 23 23 23
VOC's (New: LAER or BACT) 25 25 25 25 25 25
Particulate Matter RACT 26 26 (Hamilton County Only) n/a n/a n/a n/a
Particulate Matter BACT 27 27 27 27 27 27
Sulfuric Acid Mfg. Plants and Oleum Mfg. Plants 28 28 28 28 28 28
Oleum Transfers 29 29 29 29 29 29
Part 70 Sources 4-50 thru 4-67 50 thru 67 14-350 thru 14-367 8-750 thru 8-765 20-150 thru 20-165 8-150 thru 8-165
General Incorporation by Reference 4-68 68 14-368 8-768 20-168 8-168