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Julie Oberg
410-537-3003

Robert Ballinger
410-537-3012

MDE Lists Upcoming Public Meetings and Hearings for Coming Weeks

BALTIMORE, MD (August 22, 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.

August 23

  • Subject
    Public informational meeting – Board of Well Drillers to discuss regulations of well drillers and well construction matters

  • Time
    9:00 a.m.

  • Location
    MDE, Terra Conference Room, 1800 Washington Blvd., Baltimore

  • Contact
    Willie Everett, (410) 537-3644

 

  • Subject
    Public meeting regarding Tidal Wetlands #05-WL-0618, Mirant Mid Atlantic, LLC to construct an enclosed pile supported coal conveyor system, to add barge unloading capabilities for the Morgantown facility. The Project is located on the Potomac River, 12620 Crain Highway, Newberg

  • Time
    10:00 a.m.

  • Location
    County Commissioners Hearing Room, 200 Baltimore Street, LaPlata

  • Contact
    Robert Tabisz, (410) 537-3838

 

  • Subject
    Naval Air Station Patuxent River Restoration public meeting to present Site 17 Study Area Proposed Remedial Action Plan

  • Time
    7:00 p.m.

  • Location
    Frank Knox Building, Room 100, Interstate 235 at NASPR Gate #2, Lexington Park

  • Contact
    Peg Nemoff, (410) 537-3418

August 24

  • Subject
    Public meeting on Tidal Wetlands License #03-WL-1084, Fox Creek Associates proposes to dredge the confluence of Fox Creek and the Severn River near Crownsville

  • Time
    6:00 p.m.

  • Location
    DHCD, People’s Resource Center, Room 1100A, 100 Community Place, Crownsville

  • Contact
    Gary Setzer, (410) 537-3745

August 28

  • Subject
    Enchanted Forest public informational meeting for the Response Action Plan

  • Time
    7:00 p.m.

  • Location
    Howard County Central Public Library, 10375 Little Patuxent Pkwy., Columbia

  • Contact
    Richelle Hanson, (410) 537-3493

 

  • Subject
    Public hearing for Fritz, Inc. for Permit to Construct for a slag processing operation to be located on Mittal Steel Property in Sparrows Point

  • Time
    7:00 p.m.

  • Location
    North Point Branch Library, 1716 Merritt Blvd., Baltimore

  • Contact
    Shannon Heafey, (410) 537-4433

August 29

  • Subject
    Public hearing for Kroff Chemical on Permit to Construct to modify an existing oil recovery operation and a then a separate informational meeting on a proposed installation of a rotary kiln

  • Time
    7:00 p.m.

  • Location
    North Point Branch Library, 1716 Merritt Blvd., Baltimore

  • Contact
    Shannon Heafey, (410) 537-4433

August 30

  • Subject
    Public hearing for Multiserve, Inc. for Permit to Construct for a slag processing operation to be located on Mittal Steel Property in Sparrows Point

  • Time
    7:00 p.m.

  • Location
    North Point Branch Library, 1716 Merritt Blvd., Baltimore

  • Contact
    Shannon Heafey, (410) 537-4433

August 31

  • Subject
    APG Restoration Advisory Board (RAB) meeting (update on Lauderick Creek)

  • 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 hearing on Maryland’s 8-Hour Ozone Reasonably Available Control Technology State Implementation Plan

  • Time
    10:00 a.m.

  • Location
    MDE, Aeris Conference Room, 1800 Washington Blvd., Baltimore
    September 1

  • Contact
    Andrew Heltibridle, (410) 537-4218

September 5

  • Subject
    First Meeting of the Liquified Natural Gas Task Force

  • Time
    1:30 - 4:30

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

  • Contact
    Richard Eskin (410) 537-3572

September 6

  • Subject
    Public meeting - Board of Environmental Sanitarians to discuss regulations of sanitarians and license matters

  • Time
    10:00 a.m.

  • Location
    National Wildlife Visitors Center, 10901 Scarlet Tanager Loop, Laurel

  • 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

September 7

  • Subject
    Meeting of the Lead Poisoning Prevention Commission

  • Time
    9:30 a.m.

  • Location
    MDE, Aeris Conference Room, 1st Floor, 1800 Washington Blvd., Baltimore

  • Contact
    Lisa Kelly, (410) 537-3441

September 13

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

  • Time
    1:00 p.m.

  • Location
    MDE, Aqua & Terra Conference Rooms, 1st Floor, 1800 Washington Blvd., Baltimore

  • Contact
    Saeid Kasraei, (410) 537-3704

 

  • Subject
    Patuxent River Commission

  • Time
    4:00 - 6:00 PM

  • Location
    To Be Announced

  • Contact
    David Seaborn, (410) 537-3689

September 14

  • 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
    MDE, Aqua Conference Room, 1800 Washington Blvd., Baltimore

  • Contact
    Anna Soehl, (410) 537-3509

 

  • Subject
    Informational meeting and public hearing on the refuse disposal permit application to lower the cell floors of the Newland Park Municipal Landfill

  • Time
    6:30 p.m.

  • Location
    W. Salisbury Elementary School, Multipurpose Room, 1321 West Road, Salisbury

  • Contact
    Gail Castleman, (410) 537-3310 or Alisyne Fabiszak, (410) 537-3424

September 21

  • Subject
    Public meeting of the Board of Waterworks and Waste Systems Operators to discuss regulations of waterworks and waste systems operators and license matters

  • Time
    10:00 a.m.

  • Location
    Back River Wastewater Treatment Plant, 8201 Eastern Blvd., Baltimore

  • Contact
    Lee Haskins, (410) 537-3594

 

  • Subject
    APG Restoration -public meeting to present Other Aberdeen Areas Study Area Proposed Remedial Action Plan for 25 Sites

  • Time
    6:30 p.m. poster session followed by 7:15 p.m. meeting

  • Location
    Aberdeen Senior Center, 7 Franklin Street, Aberdeen

  • Contact
    Peg Nemoff, (410) 537-3418

September 27

  • Subject
    Pubic meeting of the State Board of Well Drillers to discuss regulation of well drillers and well construction matters

  • Time
    9:00 a.m.

  • Location
    MDE, Terra Conference Room, 1800 Washington Blvd., Baltimore

  • Contact
    Willie Everett, (410) 537-3644

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