Records for the Environmental Restoration Program are available to the public and can be viewed at the Air Force Administrative Record site. To view, toggle Air National Guard and then select "Peoria Int'l Airport, IL" from the Installation List. The Air National Guard works in partnership with the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency.
Ms. Tara Capitani
182nd Airlift Wing Environmental Manager
2416 South Falcon Boulevard
Peoria, IL 61607
24 October 2016
MEMORANDUM FOR ALL PERSONNEL
FROM: 182 AW/CC
SUBJECT: Program Endorsement Memorandum 2017-03, Environmental Management
1. This letter supersedes previous letters with subject same as above.
2. The 182d Airlift Wing mission is to provide the President of the United States, the Governor of the State of Illinois, and the Adjutant General of Illinois, Airman capable of providing C-130 airland and airdrop; joint terminal attack control and support; command, control and communications; logistics; civil engineering; security; and support services for the nation (Federal), State of Illinois (State), and Community (Domestic Operations).
3. The 182d Airlift Wing is committed to conducting our mission in an environmentally responsible manner that will protect human health, natural resources, and the environment. In doing so, we will comply with all federal, state and local environmental laws and regulations as well as Executive Orders and US Air Force Instructions and guidance while we continually improve our environmental performance. This commitment goes beyond compliance with the law and encompasses the integration of sound environmental practices into our daily decisions and activities. In support of AF Policy Directive 90-8, we will seek to:
a. Maintain an effective environmental management system while managing risks through the use of safe technologies and operating practices.
b. Continue to improve our pollution prevention and recycling programs, minimize the generation of wastes, and dispose of any remaining wastes in an environmentally responsible manner.
c. Ensure the responsible use of energy throughout the installation, including the adoption of innovative practices and procedures that will conserve energy and improve energy efficiency.
d. Provide regular operation-specific environmental performance reviews and that include setting and reviewing environmental objectives and targets, measuring progress, taking corrective action when necessary, and communicating to base personnel.
4. Compliance with this commitment to AFPD 90-8 is the responsibility of every member of the 182d Airlift Wing community, including military, state, and civilian employees, contractors, and vendors in accordance with his or her role and responsibilities in the organization. This environmental commitment is made available to the public via the 182d Airlift Wing’s public website and to the wing members through 182 AW SharePoint/Program Endorsement Memorandums.
WILLIAM P. ROBERTSON, Colonel, IL ANG
Commander, 182d Airlift Wing