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Julie Oberg
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Robert Ballinger
410-537-3012

MDE Lists Upcoming Public Meetings and Hearings for Coming Weeks

BALTIMORE, MD (October 26, 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.

October 31

  • Subject
    Potomac PCB TMDL Technical Advisory Committee informational meeting. Seating space is limited, confirm ahead.

  • Time
    10 a.m.-12 p.m.

  • Location
    Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments, 777 N. Capitol Street, NE, Washington, DC

  • Contact
    Anna Soehl, (410) 537-3509

November 1

  • Subject
    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
    LNG Task Force Meeting

  • Time
    10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

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

  • Contact
    Rich Eskin, (410) 537-3572

 

  • 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 hearing to receive comment on tentative determination to issue a refuse disposal permit to W. R. Grace and Co. for their industrial waste landfill vertical expansion in Curtis Bay

  • Time
    6:30 p.m.

  • Location
    Curtis Bay Recreation Center, Curtis Avenue and Filbert Street, Baltimore

  • Contact
    Gail Castleman, 3310 or Kassa Kebede, (410) 537-3424

November 2

  • 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 two sewage sludge permit applications in the
    Allegany/Garrett County areas submitted by Synagro Central, LLC

  • Time
    6:00 p.m.

  • Location
    Westmar High School Library, Route 36, Lonaconing

  • Contact
    Gail Castleman, (410) 537-3310 or Nazeeh Freij, (410)537-3375
    SNOW DATE: 11/09/2006

November 8

  • Subject
    Patuxent River Commission

  • Time
    4:00 - 6:00 PM

  • Location
    Maryland Department of Agriculture in room 114

  • Contact
    David Seaborn, (410) 537-3689

November 9

  • Subject
    Patapsco/Back River Tributary Strategies Team

  • Time
    6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

  • Location
    TBD

  • Contact
    Anna Soehl, (410) 537-3509

November 13

  • Subject
    Public hearing regarding Nontidal Wetlands License #02-NT-0038/200261893. Proposal to construct a Wal-Mart located on s/b MD Route 3, Crofton, impacting forested nontidal wetlands draining to the Little Patuxent River

  • Time
    7:00 p.m.

  • Location
    TBD

  • Contact
    Judy Broersma-Cole, (410) 537-3769

November 15

  • Subject
    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, 1st Floor, 1800 Washington Blvd., Baltimore

  • Contact
    Willie Everett, (410) 537-3644

 

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

  • Time
    1:00 p.m.

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

  • Contact
    Saeid Kasraei, (410) 537-3702

November 16

  • 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
    Board of Waterworks and Waste System Operators to discuss regulations of waterworks and waste systems operators and license matters

  • Time
    10:00 a.m.

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

  • Contact
    Lee Haskins, (410) 537-3394

 

  • Subject
    Informational meeting and public hearing on the Refuse Disposal Permit for the Harford Waste Disposal Center Horizontal Expansion Municipal Landfill

  • Time
    6:30 p.m.

  • Location
    Dublin Elementary School Cafeteria, 1527 Whiteford Road, Street

  • Contact
    Gail Castleman, X3310 or Kassa Kebede, (410) 537-3424

 

  • Subject
    Public meeting regarding Nontidal Wetlands License #06-NT-0242/200664451, Kingsmill LLC, known as Fischer Property proposes to construct a residential subdivision, impacting wetlands draining to the Little Gunpowder Falls. The project is located at the terminus on Bluestone Road, Kingsville

  • Time
    7:00 p.m.

  • Location
    TBD

  • Contact
    Louise Parnes, (410) 537-3786

November 17

  • Subject
    LNG Task Force Meeting

  • Time
    10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

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

  • Contact
    Rich Eskin, (410) 537-3572

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