UST Notices & Hearings

Public Participation Opportunities

Virtual Participation Instructions and Guidance

(For participation in public meetings/hearings through web conferencing)

Please note that you may also participate in public hearings by telephone. Call-in information for each hearing, as well as a number to call during the hearing for technical assistance, is provided in each public notice.

On September 9, 2021, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) published simultaneously a Proposed Rule and a Direct Final Rule entitled “Tennessee: Final Approval of State Petroleum Underground Storage Tank Program Revisions, Codification and Incorporation by Reference” in the Federal Register under Docket # EPA-R04-UST-2020-0614. The  proposed rule (FRL-8816-01-R4) provides for a 30-day comment period on the Direct Final Rule (FRL-8817-01-R4) Tennessee Final Approval on the State’s SPA application. The 30-day public comment period is open from September 9, 2021 through October 12, 2021. Submit your comments identified by docket number EPA-R04-UST-2020-0614, at  Follow the online instructions for submitting comments and/or other requests.  The publication and all supporting materials can be electronically accessed at