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CAA Permitting in EPA's Mid-Atlantic Region

EPA's Mid-Atlantic Region - Region 3 - serves Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia

Focus Topics for Region 3

State and Local Permitting Authorities

Approved state and local agencies have the primary responsibility for issuing Clean Air Act air permits in Region 3. The region retains responsibility for all air-related permitting on tribal lands and carries out oversight on the state and local programs. To learn more, select the agency of interest below.


Contact Information for Region 3 Air Permitting

Mailing Address: Office of Permits & State Programs, U.S. EPA Region 3, Mail Code: 3AD10, 1650 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
Acting Manager:  Mike Gordon(gordon.mike@epa.gov)

Responsibility Contact Phone
Mike Gordon, Acting Associate Director, Office of Permits & State Programs Mike Gordon
(gordon.mike@epa.gov)
(215) 814-2039
Title V Permits Program Amy Johansen
(johansen.amy@epa.gov)
(215) 814-2156
Danielle Baltera
(baltera.danielle@epa.gov)
(215) 814-2342
MACT/NESHAPs Delegation Emily Bertram
(bertram.emily@epa.gov)
(215) 814-5273
New Source Review/PSD Himanshu Vyas
(vyas.himanshu@epa.gov)
(215) 814-2112
Clean Power Plan Mike Gordon
(gordon.mike@epa.gov)
(215) 814-2039
Emily Bertram
(bertram.emily@epa.gov)
(215) 814-5273
Oil and Gas Sector Permits Himanshu Vyas
(vyas.himanshu@epa.gov)
(215) 814-2112
Solid Waste Disposal: Incinerators/Landfills Mike Gordon
(gordon.mike@epa.gov)
(215) 814-2039
Outer Continental Shelf Emissons Amy Johansen
(johansen.amy@epa.gov)
(215) 814-2156
Enforcement Program Contacts - DE Danielle Baltera
(baltera.danielle@epa.gov)
(215) 814-2342
Enforcement Program Contacts - DC Danielle Baltera
(baltera.danielle@epa.gov)
(215) 814-2342
Enforcement Program Contacts - MD Danielle Baltera
(baltera.danielle@epa.gov)
(215) 814-2342
Enforcement Program Contacts - PA Kurt Elsner
(Elsner.kurt@epa.gov)
(215) 814-2082
Enforcement Program Contacts - Philadelphia Kurt Elsner
(Elsner.kurt@epa.gov)
(215) 814-2082
Enforcement Program Contacts - Allegheny County Kurt Elsner
(Elsner.kurt@epa.gov)
(215) 814-2082
Enforcement Program Contacts - VA Kurt Elsner
(Elsner.kurt@epa.gov)
(215) 814-2082
Enforcement Program Contacts - WV Danielle Baltera
(baltera.danielle@epa.gov)
(215) 814-2342
Permitting Program Contacts - DC Mike Gordon
(gordon.mike@epa.gov)
(215) 814-2039
Permitting Program Contacts - DE Matt Willson
(willson.matthew@epa.gov)
(215) 814-5007
Permitting Program Contacts - MD Himanshu Vyas
(vyas.himanshu@epa.gov)
(215) 814-2112
Permitting Program Contacts - PA Emily Bertram
(bertram.emily@epa.gov)
(215) 814-2084
Permitting Program Contacts - Allegheny County Amy Johansen
(johansen.amy@epa.gov)
(215) 814-2156
Permitting Program Contacts - Philadelphia Riley Burger
(burger.riley@epa.gov)
(215) 814-2217
Air Toxics Emily Bertram
(bertram.emily@epa.gov)
(215) 814-5273
CarolAnn Gross Davis
(gross-davis.carolann@epa.gov
(215) 814-5738
Permitting Program Support - VA Riley Burger
(burger.riley@epa.gov)
(215) 814-2217
Permitting Program Support - PA Riley Burger
(burger.riley@epa.gov)
(215) 814-2217
File and Records Management Matt Willson
(willson.matthew@epa.gov)
(215) 814-5007