Notice of an Application for an Oil Discharge Prevention and Contingency Plan, Petro 49, Inc., Homer

An application package for an Oil Discharge Prevention and Contingency Plan, under Alaska Statute 46.04.03 and in accordance with 18 AAC 75, has been received by the Department of Environmental Conservation.  The details are as follow:

Petro 49, Inc.
2101 East 63rd Avenue
Anchorage, AK  99507

Proposed Activity:   
Review of a plan renewal application package for an Oil Discharge Prevention and Contingency Plan that is required to commit adequate resources to meet all planning requirements for prevention and response for a realistic maximum discharge from the operations of Petro Marine Services Homer Bulk Plant.  The bulk fuel plant consists of a tank farm, a warehouse building with offices, a tank truck loading rack, pipelines that lead to the Pioneer Dock, and five marine headers.  The tank farm consists of nine vertical storage tanks, which store gasoline, diesel, Avgas, and heating fuel. 

4755 Homer Spit Road, Homer, Alaska

Potential Results:     
A potential risk exists of oil spills entering the lands or waters of the state as a result of this operation

Activity identified as:          
State Contingency Plan Number 17-CP-2055

Any person wishing to submit a request for additional information or provide comments regarding this application may do so in writing to Alyssa Murphy, Department of Environmental Conservation, SPAR/PPRP, 43335 Kalifornsky Beach Road, Suite 11, Soldotna, AK  99669, phone: (907) 262-3409, fax: (907) 262-2294, or

The public comment period for this application begins on January 19, 2017 and ends on February 17, 2017.  Requests for additional information and comments must be received by 5:00 pm on February 17, 2017.  It is the responsibility of the commenter to verify that facsimile and email submissions are received by the deadline.  An additional comment period may be provided in accordance with 18 AAC 75.455(d). 

Copies of the application package are available for public review at the following locations:
the department's office at 43335 Kalifornsky Beach Rd, Suite 11, Soldotna, AK  99669 and online at

The department will hold a public hearing on the plan application if it determines that good cause exists.  Residents in the affected area or the governing body of an affected municipality may request a public hearing by writing to the Department of Environmental Conservation, at the above address prior to February 2, 2017.  The State of Alaska, Department of Environmental Conservation complies with Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.  If you are a person with a disability who may need a special accommodation in order to participate in this public process, please contact Natalie Wolfe at (907) 269-0291 or TDD Relay Service 1-800-770-8973/TTY or dial 711 prior to February 7, 2017 to ensure that any necessary accommodations can be provided.

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Created 1/17/2017 9:28:36 AM by cfishwick
Modified 1/17/2017 10:58:19 AM by cfishwick


Department: Environmental Conservation
Category: Public Notices
Location(s): Statewide
Project/Regulation #:
Publish Date: 1/17/2017
Archive Date: 2/18/2017
  • Public Comments Due
    2/17/2017 5:00pm