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MDE Lists Upcoming Public Meetings, Hearings For Coming Weeks

BALTIMORE, MD (March 28, 2006) - The following is a list of upcoming public meetings and hearings related to permitting or other activities of the Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE). Updated schedules will be released as necessary.

  • March 29

    Subject
    Ft. George G. Meade Restoration Advisory Board (RAB) meeting
    ADMIN: WAS

    Time
    7:00 p.m.

    Location
    Building 1978, the DOIM, 20th Street and Route 175, Fort Meade

    Contact
    Andy Zarins, 410-537-3419

  • March 30

    Subject
    Informational meeting to discuss two sewage sludge utilization permit applications for two sites in Cecil County

    Time
    6:30 p.m.

    Location
    Cecilton Elementary School, Cafeteria, 251 W. Main Street, Cecilton

    Contact
    Nazeeh Freij, 410-537-3375

     

    Subject
    APG Restoration Advisory Board (RAB) meeting (Canal Creek and J-Field)

    Time
    7:00 p.m.

    Location
    Edgewood Senior Center, 1000 Gateway Road, Edgewood

    Contact
    Harold Dye, 410-537-3343 or John Fairbank, 410-537-3475

     

    Subject
    Public informational hearing regarding Nontidal Wetlands License #01-NT-0451/200260161, Tanyard Springs Residential Subdivision to construct access roads and stormwater management outfalls with stream channel draining to Marley Creek

    Time
    7:00 p.m.

    Location
    Anne Arundel County Library, 4730 Mountain Road, Pasadena

    Contact
    Judy Broersma-Cole, 410-537-3769

  • April 3

    Subject
    Informational meeting regarding update on development of sediment and bacteria TMDLs in the tidal and nontidal portions of the Anacostia River.

    Time
    10:00 a.m.–Noon and 1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.

    Location
    Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments, Rooms 4 and 5, 1st Floor, 777 North Capital St. NE, Washington, DC

    Contact
    Scott Macomber, 410-537-3077

  • April 4

    Subject
    Public informational meeting regarding Tidal Wetlands License #05-WL-1581/200563538, Thomas Bowes and Sarah Bonner have applied to dredge a channel and boat slip to improve navigable access

    Time
    10:00 a.m.

    Location
    MDA, 50 Harry S. Truman Pkwy., Annapolis

    Contact
    Robert Cuthbertson, 410-537-3845

  • April 5

    Subject
    Public informational meeting regarding the Board of Environmental Sanitarians, to discuss regulations of sanitarians and license matters

    Time
    9:00 a.m.

    Location
    Howard County Bureau of Utilities, 8270 Old Montgomery Road, Columbia

    Contact
    Lee Haskins, 410-537-3594

     

    Subject
    Middle Potomac Tributary Strategies Team

    Time
    4:00 – 6:30 p.m.

    Location
    WSSC, Hocevar Building, 14501 Sweitzer Lane, Laurel

    Contact
    Melissa Chatham, 410-537-3937

     

    Subject
    Public informational meeting to discuss the proposed response action plan for the National Park Seminary property

    Time
    6:30 p.m.

    Location
    Pagoda Building on the National Park Seminary property, 2801 Linden Lane, Silver Spring

    Contact
    Jim Metz, 410-537-3493

  • April 6

    Subject
    Meeting of the Lead Poisoning Prevention Commission

    Time
    9:30 a.m.

    Location
    MDE, Aeris Conference Room, 1800 Washington Blvd., Baltimore

    Contact
    Tracy Smith, 410-537-3847

     

    Subject
    Informational public meeting to discuss the proposed response action plan for the Newell Enterprises site

    Time
    6:30 p.m.

    Location
    Washington County Free Library, 100 S. Potomac Street, Hagerstown

    Contact
    Richelle Hanson, 410-537-3493

     

    Subject
    Informational meeting to discuss Frederick County Site B Processing Facility and Transfer Station refuse disposal permit application

    Time
    7:00 p.m.

    Location
    New Market Middle School, 125 W. Main Street, New Market

    Contact
    Kaveh Hosseinzadeh, 410-537-3329

     

    Subject
    Fort Detrick Restoration Advisory Board meeting

    Time
    7:30 p.m.

    Location
    Fort Detrick, U.S. Army Garrison HQ, 810 Schreider Street, 2nd Floor, Conference Room #3, Fort Detrick

    Contact
    Curtis DeTore, 410-537-3791

  • April 10

    Subject
    Public informational hearing regarding State Discharge Permit #05-DP-3506, for the Peddicord Property Subdivision to discharge a maximum of 8,250 gpd of treated wastewater to ground waters via a subsurface soil absorption system

    Time
    6:00 p.m.

    Location
    George Howard Building, Tyson Room, 3430 Courthouse Drive, Ellicott City

    Contact
    Ching-Tzone Tien, 410-537-3662

  • April 12

    Subject
    Patuxent River Commission

    Time
    4:00 - 6:00 p.m.

    Location
    Maryland Department of Agriculture, 50 Harry S. Truman Parkway, Annapolis

    Contact
    David Seaborn, 410-537-3689

  • April 13

    Subject
    Meeting of the Controlled Hazardous Substances Advisory Council

    Time
    9:00 a.m.

    Location
    MDE, Potomac Conference Room, 1800 Washington Blvd., Baltimore

    Contact
    Ed Hammerberg, 410-537-3345

     

    Subject
    Patapsco/Back River Tributary Strategies Team

    Time
    6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

    Location
    TBD

    Contact
    Scott Macomber, 410-537-3077

  • April 18

    Time
    10:00 a.m.

    Location
    Queen Anne’s County Health Department Office, 206 N. Commerce Street, Centreville

     

    Subject
    Public hearing on documents related to the Kent and Queen Anne’s Counties 8-hour Ozone Nonattainment Designation

    Contact
    Jim Wilkinson, 410-537-4223

  • April 20

    Subject
    Public informational meeting regarding the Board of Waterworks and Waste Systems Operators, to discuss regulations of waterworks and waste system operators and license matters

    Time
    10:00 a.m.

    Location
    Wye Island Natural Resources Management Area, 632 Wye Island Road, Queenstown

    Contact
    Lee Haskins, 410-537-3594

     

    Subject
    Public informational meeting regarding the Water Advisory Committee Meeting on the Management and Protection of the State’s Water Resources

    Time
    1:00 p.m.

    Location
    MDE, Aeris and Aqua Conference Rooms, 1st Floor, 1800 Washington Blvd., Baltimore

    Contact
    Saeid Kasraei, 410-537-3702

  • April 24

    Subject
    Public informational meeting regarding Tidal Wetlands License #06-WL-1008, DNR has applied to dredge oyster shell from three sites in the Upper Chesapeake Bay between June 1 and September 14, 2006.

    Time
    7:00 p.m.

    Location
    Anne Arundel County Police Station, Southern District Bldg., 35 Stepney Lane, Edgewater

    Contact
    Richard Ayella, 410-537-3835

  • April 25

    Subject
    Informational meeting to discuss a major modification to the APG CHS permit (for storage, treatment and disposal). The application is a request to add the Sample Receipt Facility (SRF) to the permit.

    Time
    7:00 p.m.

    Location
    Chestertown Middle School Cafeteria, 402 E. Campus Avenue, Chestertown

    Contact
    Gail Castleman, 410-537-3310, or Ed Hammerberg, 410-537-3345

Additional public meetings, hearings and calendars are posted on MDE’s website at: mde.maryland.gov/calendar/.

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