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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 (Nov. 6, 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/.

November 8

  • Subject
    Patuxent River Commission

  • Time
    4:00 - 6:00 PM

  • Location
    Maryland Department of Agriculture, 50 Harry S. Truman Parkway, Room 114, Annapolis

  • 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

 

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

  • Time
    6:00 p.m. (Questions) 7:00 (Hearing)

  • Location
    Bowie Elks Club, 1506 Defense Hwy., Gambrills
    Nov. 13

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

November 14

  • Subject
    Public hearing on Non-tidal Wetlands License #06-NT-200566361. The Wharf Landing LLC, proposes to develop 13 residential/ commercial condos, repair existing shore erosion control structures, create a community marina with walkway, located on the Corsica River, Watson Road, Centreville

  • Time
    7:00 p.m.

  • Location
    Goodwill Fire Station, 212 Broadway, Centreville

  • Contact
    Chris Pajak, (410) 713-3685, Robert Tabisz, (410) 537-3838

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
    Water Advisory Committee Public 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, Patuxent 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, (410) 537-3310 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
    Kingsville Elementary School Library, 7300 Sunshine Avenue, Kingsville

  • 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

November 21

  • Subject
    Public meeting to discuss the Response Action Plan for the Bel Air Town Center Voluntary Cleanup Program site

  • Time
    6:30 p.m.

  • Location
    Harford County Public Library, Bel Air Branch, 100 E. Pennsylvania Avenue, Bel Air

  • Contact
    Richelle Hanson, (410) 537-3494

November 30

  • Subject
    Informational meeting to discuss two St. Mary’s County Sewage Sludge Utilization Permit Applications for land application of treated sewage sludge. Applicant is Synagro-WWT, Inc.

  • Time
    6:30 p.m.

  • Location
    Great Mills High School Auditorium, 21130 Great Mills Road, Great Mills

  • Contact
    Nazeeh Freij or Chinyere Tucker, (410) 537-3375

December 5

  • Subject
    CAG Meeting to update community on environmental work at the Coast Guard Yard

  • Time
    7:00 p.m.

  • Location
    Coast Guard Yard (Dry Dock Club), 2401 Hawkins Point Road, Baltimore

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

December 6

  • Subject
    Public meeting of 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

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