Glenrock Area Solid Waste Disposal District

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Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality

Glenrock Area Solid Waste Disposal District

PUBLIC NOTICE In accordance with the provisions of the Wyoming Environmental Quality Act and Chapter 1, Section 2(j) of the Solid Waste Rules and Regulations, the Glenrock Area Solid Waste Disposal District has submitted a low hazard and low volume permit application for the Glenrock Area Solid Waste Transfer Station. The proposed facility is located approximately 1.5 miles north of Glenrock, Wyoming. More specifically, the facility is located in the NW1/4 of Section 33, NW1/4 of Section 34, Township 34 North, Range 74 West, Converse County, Wyoming. The proposed facility will provide for the transfer of municipal solid waste which has been generated within the Town of Glenrock and western half of Converse County. The total volumetric capacity of this facility is one hundred six (106) cubic yards. Municipal solid waste from the Glenrock area is to be collected at the transfer station prior to being transported to a regional landfill for disposal. The Department of Environmental Quality, Solid and Hazardous Waste Division (DEQ) has determined that the permit application is generally complete and technically adequate. DEQ’s solid waste rules, in Chapter 1, Section 2 (j)(iii)(A), require that the applicant must provide public notice that a proposed permit has been issued, and inform the public that there is an opportunity to comment on the draft permit before it is issued in final form. The notice is also required to indicate that the public may file formal written objections to issuance of a final permit. This publication provides notice of those opportunities. Copies of the permit application, the DEQ’s review of the application, and the PROPOSED permit can be viewed at the Glenrock Town Hall, located at 219 S. 3rd St. Glenrock, WY 82637, as well as, the Converse County Library in Glenrock (506 S 4th St, Glenrock, WY 82637) and the Casper DEQ Office (152. N. Durbin St. Suite 100 Casper, WY 82601) for the duration of the public comment period. Any interested person has the right to either: provide comments on the proposed permit, which DEQ will consider prior to taking final action on the permit application, or file formal written objections to the proposed permit. The period for providing comments, or filing formal written objections to the proposed permit, shall begin on February 14, 2018 and ends on March 23, 2018. Any comments or formal written objections must be received by 5:00 PM on the last day of the notice period. Comments or formal objections must be submitted in writing to the Department of Environmental Quality, Todd Parfitt, Director, 200 West 17th Street, Cheyenne, WY 82002. Formal written objections must be accompanied by a statement of the facts upon which the objection is based. If substantial written objections are filed, a contested case hearing will be held by the Environmental Quality Council. In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, special assistance or alternative formats will be made available upon request for individuals with disabilities. NOTE TO PUBLISHER: This legal notice is provided to you as a requirement of the Wyoming DEQ/SHWD rules and regulations and must be published once per week for two (2) consecutive weeks. This legal notice should not be published unless specifically requested by the applicant identified above. If published, the applicant is solely responsible for all costs which are incurred.