Ventura County Government Center
Hall of Administration Building, Fourth Floor
800 S. Victoria Ave.
Ventura, CA 93009-1940


APCD Hearing Board

The Air Pollution Control District (APCD) Hearing Board is an independent, quasi-judicial body established by state law to grant variances; uphold or overturn APCD decisions regarding permit denials and operating conditions on permits; settle certain disputes such as emissions banking, revoke permits to operate, issue orders of abatement, and allow citizen appeals.

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The Hearing Board consists of five members appointed by the Air Pollution Control Board for three-year terms. The Board’s membership must be comprised of: one member who is admitted to the practice of law in the State of California; one member who is a registered professional engineer; one member who is a representative of the medical profession; and two public members. BOARD MEMBERS: 
Public Member: Mike Stubblefield
Public Member: Victor Kamhi
Medical Profession: Dr. Lewis Kanter, M.D.
Engineer: Kathleen Paulson, P.E.
Law: Valarie Grossman, Esq.

Contact Information

Air Pollution Control District:

4567 Telephone Rd.
Second Floor
Ventura, CA 93003

Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
(Closed between 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.)

Keith Macias, Compliance Manager – Call (805) 303-3701, or email

Clerk of the Board:

800 S. Victoria Avenue, L#1920
Ventura, CA 93009-1920

Located in the Ventura County Government Center
Hall of Administration, Fourth Floor

Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Phone: (805) 654-2251


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