Public Meeting Notice - Land Quality Advisory Board, March 21, 2019

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Notice of Public Meeting - Land Quality Advisory Board 3/21/2019



The Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ), Land Quality Division (LQD), will hold an Advisory Board (AB) Meeting beginning at 10:00 a.m. (MST), on March 21, 2019 in the Casper DEQ Field Office Conference Room, 152 N. Durbin St., Suite 100, Casper, Wyoming. The major item of discussion will be proposed revisions to the LQD’s Noncoal Chapter 10 (Limited Mining Operations for Fifteen Acres or Less of Affected Land).  The proposed revisions were drafted in response to pending statutory changes to the Limited Mining Operations legislation contained in Wyoming Statute § 35-11-401(e).

The LQD will request that the AB vote to recommend that the proposed revisions to Noncoal Chapter 10 proceed to the Environmental Quality Council for formal rulemaking. Individuals with questions regarding the meeting may be directed to Craig Hults at (307) 777-7066 or by e-mail at

Proposed rule language and further information regarding the meeting will be made available on the LQD’s webpage at on Tuesday, February 26, 2019.  Interested parties are encouraged to attend the March 21st meeting and provide comments on the proposed rules in person or comments may be provided via the DEQ’s online public comment system at Written comments on the proposed rules may also be submitted prior to the meeting to the following address:

                        Attn: Craig Hults, Natural Resources Program Principal

                        Land Quality Division, Department of Environmental Quality

                        200 W. 17th Street, Suite 10

                        Cheyenne, WY 82002

Check the LQD’s webpage for information regarding possible cancellation or delayed schedule of this meeting.

In accordance with the Americans with Disability Act, special assistance or alternative formats will be made available upon request for individuals with disabilities.