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2017 Pinnacle Scholarship Application NOW Available

The 2017 Pinnacle Scholarship application is now available for students to download and complete.  Application deadline is January 31, 2017. The Pinnacle Scholarship Fund was established in 2007 for the purpose of awarding scholarships to deserving students within the petroleum … Continue reading

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PMCA District Meetings Return

PMCA will once again host six district meetings around the state…in an effort to bring the association to you! The luncheon meetings will be very informal and will last no more than 1 ½ hours. We will hold the meetings … Continue reading

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101st Annual Convention A Success

The 101st PMCA convention “A Century of Change – Building for the Future” held at the Hilton Garden Inn in Manhattan was another great event. The following members were installed as the 2015-15 PMCA board of directors: Chairman – Dan Fast; President – Alison … Continue reading

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Kansas Storage Tank Act to Reimburse for Replacement of Single Wall USTS

Effective July 1, 2015, the Kansas Storage Tank Act will provide up to $50,000 reimbursement to eligible owners of USTs to offset the cost of replacing single wall UST systems with double wall UST systems – that have secondary containment.  … Continue reading

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New UST Regulations

On June 22, 2015, EPA published a prepublication version of its final rule updating its Underground Storage Tank (“UST”) regulations. These revisions focus on spill prevention and proper operation and maintenance, imposing new requirements for secondary containment and operator training. … Continue reading

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101st Annual PMCA Convention

The 101st PMCA convention “A Century of Change – Building for the Future” is scheduled for September 20-22 and will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn, Manhattan, Kansas.  Convention registration material was mailed on July 16.  The convention committee … Continue reading

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Calling All PMCA Retailers

PMCA is calling all members to Topeka on Tuesday, March 10 to Rally at the Capitol. HB 2200 has passed out of committee but there is still much work to do to get the bill passed. Moving the bill out of committee … Continue reading

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PMCA Day at the Capitol Scheduled for February 10

The 2015 PMCA Day at the Capitol is scheduled for Tuesday, February 10.  The day will begin with members meeting in the Statehouse rotunda at 9 am followed a legislative briefing at 9:30, meetings with legislators from 10-11:30 am and … Continue reading

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2014 Holiday Highways Safety Program Has Another Successful Year

PMCA Holiday Highways Safety Program had another successful year.  2014 brought in 71 coupons / gift cards from 21 members across the state.  The coupons/gift cards were delivered to the Kansas Highway Patrol on Tuesday, December 16 for distribution to KHP … Continue reading

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2014 Holiday Highways Program Underway

The annual PMCA Holiday Highways Safety Program is underway.  For the past 24 years PMCA distributors, retailers and convenience stores have donated well over 60,000 gallons of gasoline to the Patrol.  Last year alone, PMCA of Kansas members donated gasoline … Continue reading

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