Air Quality Control Hearing Board


  • Authority: A.R.S. §49-478
  • Membership: Five Member Board. (Members at Large) The five members shall be knowledgeable in the field of air pollution. At least one member of the board shall be an attorney licensed to practice law in this state. At least three members shall not have a substantial interest, as defined in section 38-502, in any person required to obtain a permit pursuant to this article (Ad Hoc)
  • Term of Office: Three Years
  • Powers: Advise and consult with the board of supervisors, the control agency, and the control officer in effecting the purposes of this article


  • Steve Murray
    September 16, 2022 to September 15, 2025
  • Eugenia Slater
    January 9, 2021 to January 8, 2024
  • Michele Emig
    April 30, 2021 to April 29, 2024
  • Dave Waldron
    June 29, 2022 to June 28, 2025
  • C. V. Mathai
    July 6, 2022 to July 5, 2025


  • Generally 30 days after receiving a request for a hearing
  • 85 N Florence Street

    Florence, AZ 85132
    Building and room number are dependent upon availability

About the Board

The Pinal County Air Pollution Hearing Board has been established (pursuant to Arizona Revised Statute A.R.S. 49-478, see language below) to provide a mechanism by which citizens and permit applicants may appeal decisions made by the Control Officer regarding a permit approval or denial, permit revision, permit fee invoice, authorization to operate, variance under a general permit or conditional order.