Julie Oberg(410) 537-3003
Chuck Gates(410) 537-3012
BALTIMORE, MD (JUNE 19, 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. Information on all public meetings, hearings and calendars are posted on MDE's website at www.mde.state.md.us/calendar/.
Subject: Public hearing regarding an application to Appropriate and Use Waters of the State #WI2005G001/01, by Thomas H. Ruark, Inc. Water to be withdrawn from two wells in the Columbia aquifer and will be used for a community supply for Nutters crossing Sections 4 & 5
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Location: Wicomico County Library, Meeting Room #1, 122 S. Division Street, Salisbury
Contact: Mark Filar, 410-537-3590
Subject: Joint public informational hearing on application received by US Army Corps of Engineers and MDE for the 120-acre Masonville Dredged Material Containment Facility proposed in the open waters of the Patapsco River in Baltimore City
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location: Baum Auditorium Harbor Hospital, 3001 S. Hanover Street, Baltimore, Md.
Contact: Robert Cuthbertson, MDE Tidal Wetlands, 410-537-3845; Amanda Sigilito, MDE Nontidal Wetlands, 410-537-3766; Jon Romeo, COE (410) 962-6079
Subject: Public hearing regarding State Discharge Permit #04-DP-2038, Martingham Utilities Cooperative to discharge an average of 66,800 gpd of treated domestic wastewater from the Martingham Utilities WWTP, St. Michaels, to groundwater via spray irrigation
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Location: Easton Town Office, Council Meeting Room, 2nd Floor, 12 S. Harrison Street, Easton
Contact: Ching-Tzone Tien, 410-537-3662
Subject: Public informational meeting - State Board of Well Drillers to discuss regulations of well drillers and well construction matters
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Location: MDE, Terra Conference Room, 1st Floor, 1800 Washington Blvd., Baltimore
Contact: Willie Everett, 410-537-3644
Subject: Andrews AFB public meeting for the Proposed Remedial Action Plan (PRAP) for the former Brandywine DRMO site
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: Brandywine VFD, 14201 Brandywine Road, Brandywine
Contact: Rick Grills, 410-537-3398
Subject: APG Restoration Advisory Board (RAB), meeting (Other Edgewood Study Area)
Location: Edgewood Senior Center, 1000 Gateway Drive, Edgewood
Contact: Harold Dye, 410-537-3343 or John Fairbank, 410-537-3475
Subject: Public informational meeting - Board of Environmental Sanitarians to discuss regulations of sanitarians and license matters
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Location: Steppingstone Museum, 461 Quaker Bottom Road, Havre de Grace
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: Meeting of the Lead Poisoning Prevention Commission
Time: 9:30 a.m.
Location: MDE, Potomac Conference Room, 1800 Washington Blvd., Baltimore
Contact: Tracy Smith, 410-537-3847
Subject: Stakeholder update on House Bill 83 (2005) report on decabrominated diphenyl ethers
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon
Location: MDE, Aeris/Aqua/Terra Conference Room, 1800 Washington Blvd., Baltimore
Contact: John Backus, 410-537-3965
Subject: Patuxent River Commission
Time: 4:00 - 6:00 PM
Contact: David Seaborn, 410-537-3689
Subject: Meeting of the Controlled Hazardous Substances Advisory Council
Contact: Ed Hammerberg, 410-537-3345
Subject: Patapsco/Back River Tributary Strategies Team
Time: 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Contact: Scott Macomber, 410-537-3077
Subject: Response Action Plan and public informational meeting to discuss Chevron USA, Inc. excess property located at 1935 Chesapeake Avenue
Location: Enoch Pratt Free Library, Brooklyn Branch, 300 E. Patapsco Avenue, Baltimore
Contact: Irena Rybak, 410-537-3493
Subject: Public informational meeting regarding regulations of waterworks and waste systems operators and license matters
Location: MES, 259 Najoles Road, Millersville
Subject: Ft. George G. Meade Restoration Advisory Board (RAB) meeting
Location: Building 1978, the DOIM, 20th Street and Route 175, Fort Meade
Contact: Andy Zarins, 410-537-3419
1800 Washington Boulevard, Baltimore, MD 21230