Press Release

Media Contacts

Julie Oberg
410-537-3003

Robert Ballinger
410-537-3012

MDE Lists Upcoming Public Meetings and Hearings for Coming Weeks

BALTIMORE, MD (Jan 5, 2007) - 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/.

January 8, 2007

  • Subject
    Public hearing on proposed amendments to COMAR 26.10.02.03-1 and 26.01.04.01 (underground storage tank regulations currently in emergency status expiring on 12/31/2006)

  • Time
    9:30 a.m.

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

  • Contact
    Herb Meade or Greg Sonberg, 410-537-3442

January 9, 2007

  • Subject
    Meeting on State Discharge Permit #06-DP-0870 for Harford County DPW to discharge an average of 0.010 million gpd of treated domestic wastewater from the Spring Meadows Wastewater Treatment Plant to the Rock Hollow Branch

  • Time
    6:00 p.m.

  • Location
    Harford County Public Library, Meeting Room, Jarrettsville Branch, 3722 Norrisville Road, Jarrettsville

  • Contact
    Stephen Luckman, 410-537-3671

January 11, 2007

  • 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

January 18, 2007

  • Subject
    Informational meeting to discuss Refuse Disposal Permit Application received from MES for the construction and operation of the Midshore II Regional Solid Waste Facility

  • Time
    6:30 p.m.

  • Location
    Ridgely Elementary School Cafeteria, 118 N. Central Avenue, Ridgely

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

  • Snow Date
    02/01/2007- same time and location

January 23, 2007

  • Subject
    Meeting on State Discharge Permit Application #07-DP-3565 for the Centre at Wayson’s Corner to discharge a maximum of 19,500 gpd of treated wastewater from the Centre to groundwater via a subsurface soil absorption system.

  • Time
    6:00 p.m.

  • Location
    Southern High School, Media Center, 2nd Floor, 4400 Solomon’s Island Road,
    Harwood

  • Contact
    Ching Tzone-Tien, 410-537-3662

January 25, 2007

  • Subject
    APG Restoration Advisory Board (RAB) meeting - update on Graces Quarters and Carroll Island study areas

  • 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

January 31, 2007

  • Subject
    Meeting on State Discharge Permit Application #04-DP-2941, Harwood Landfill to discharge 171,000 gpd of ground water intercepted from the perimeter of a closed rubble landfill to an unnamed tributary to Rock Branch

  • Time
    6:00 p.m.

  • Location
    Southern High School, Media Center, 2nd Floor, 4400 Solomon’s Island Road, Harwood

  • Contact
    Michael Richardson, 410-537-3654

February 1, 2007

  • Subject
    Meeting of the Governor’s Lead Poisoning Prevention Commission

  • Time
    9:30 a.m.

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

  • Contact
    Tracy Smith, 410-537-3848

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