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Class A Certification

10.6.1

A tank can be closed in-place if the owner submits a written request to the Department of Commerce, and the following conditions exist:

1.           Excavating to remove the tank would impact the structural integrity of an adjacent building or structure, transformers or substations

2.           Overhead utilities at a commercial site pose a safety hazard

3.           Unauthorized encroachment would occur onto neighboring property under different ownership

4.           The tank location is inaccessible to necessary equipment

5.           Excavation would result in the destruction of mature trees

6.           Excavation would encroach upon a public way

7.           Excavation would necessitate the disconnection or relocation of underground utilities