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Julie Oberg
410-537-3003

Chuck Gates
410-537-3012

MDE Lists Upcoming Public Meetings and Hearings for Coming Weeks

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 mde.maryland.gov/calendar.

June 20

  • 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an application to Appropriate and Use Waters of the State #WI2005G001/01, by Thomas H. Ruark, Inc. Water to be withdrawn from two wells in the Columbia aquifer and will be used for a community supply for Nutters crossing Sections 4 & 5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

June 21

  • 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

June 27

  • 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

June 28

  • 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

June 29

  • 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)

  • Time
    7:00 p.m.

  • Location
    Edgewood Senior Center, 1000 Gateway Drive, Edgewood

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

July 5

  • 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

July 6

  • 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

July 7

  • 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

July 12

  • Subject
    Patuxent River Commission

  • Time
    4:00 - 6:00 PM

  • Location
    TBA

  • Contact
    David Seaborn, 410-537-3689

July 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

July 19

  • Subject
    Response Action Plan and public informational meeting to discuss Chevron USA, Inc. excess property located at 1935 Chesapeake Avenue

  • Time
    6:00 p.m.

  • Location
    Enoch Pratt Free Library, Brooklyn Branch, 300 E. Patapsco Avenue, Baltimore

  • Contact
    Irena Rybak, 410-537-3493

July 20

  • Subject
    Public informational meeting regarding regulations of waterworks and waste systems operators and license matters

  • Time
    10:00 a.m.

  • Location
    MES, 259 Najoles Road, Millersville

  • Contact
    Lee Haskins, 410-537-3594

     

  • Subject
    Ft. George G. Meade Restoration Advisory Board (RAB) meeting

  • Time
    7:00 p.m.

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

  • Contact
    Andy Zarins, 410-537-3419

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