RESCHEDULED: Water and Waste Advisory Board Meeting

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RESCHEDULED: The Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality Water and Waste Advisory Board Meeting

The Wyoming Water and Waste Advisory Board (WWAB) meeting has been rescheduled and will now meet on October 18, at 9:00 a.m. in Strausner Hall (SH) Room 207 of Casper College, 125 College Drive, Casper, WY 82601, Casper, Wyoming. The public is invited to attend and comment on proposed rules presented to the WWAB for its consideration. All written and oral comments received beginning on August 17, 2018 for the Solid and Hazardous Waste Division and beginning on September 7, 2018 for the Water Quality Division and prior to the adjournment of the October 18, 2018 WWAB meeting will be considered. The Solid and Hazardous Waste Division and the Water Quality Division request submittal of written and electronic comments by 5:00 p.m. (MST) on October 8, 2018 to ensure inclusion in the analyses of comments presentations to the WWAB.

 An electronic copy of this notice and additional information is located at http://deq.wyoming.gov/shwd/wwab/resources/upcoming-meeting/

 

Solid and Hazardous Waste Division - Beginning at 9:00 a.m. the WWAB will consider proposed revisions to Solid Waste Rules and Regulations Chapter 4, Construction and Demolition Landfill Regulations and Chapter 6, Transfer, Treatment and Storage Facility Regulations. The proposed changes include a reorganization of the rules and propose issuing operating permits for the operating life of facilities through closure. The objective of the presentation is to address comments from the March 29, 2018 WWAB meeting. At the conclusion of the presentation, Solid and Hazardous Waste Division (SHWD) will request that the WWAB consider the proposed revisions and make recommendation of adoption to the Environmental Quality Council.  Individuals with questions concerning the proposed revisions may contact Suzanne Engels at (307) 777-5447.  Electronic comments regarding the Solid Waste Rules and Regulations may be submitted online at http://shw.wyomingdeq.commentinput.com. Written comments regarding the proposed revisions to Solid Waste Rules and Regulations may be directed to Suzanne Engels at 200 W 17th Street, Suite 200, Cheyenne, Wyoming 82002 or faxed to (307) 635-1784.

 

Water Quality Division-Following the SHWD presentation, Water Quality Division (WQD) will present proposed revisions to Water Quality Rules and Regulations (WQRR) Chapter 1, Wyoming Surface Water Quality Standards. The proposed revisions create a site-specific criterion for in-stream chloride concentrations in Badwater Creek, a tributary to Boysen Reservoir in the Wind River drainage. At the conclusion of the presentation, WQD will request that the WWAB consider the proposed revisions and make a recommendation of adoption to the Environmental Quality Council. Individuals with questions concerning the proposed revisions to Chapter 1, Appendix B may contact Bill DiRienzo at (307) 777-7081. Electronic comments regarding the Water Quality Rules and Regulations may be submitted online at http://wq.wyomingdeq.commentinput.com/. Written comments regarding the proposed revisions to Water Quality Rules and Regulations may be directed to Bill DiRienzo at 200 W 17th Street, Suite 200, Cheyenne, Wyoming 82002 or faxed to (307) 635-1784.

 

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, special assistance or alternative formats will be made available upon request for individuals with disabilities. Please provide at least three (3) weeks advance notice for such requests.