City of Sundance - Construction and Demolition Landfill - New Permit Application

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Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality

Public Notice:


In accordance with the provisions of the Wyoming Environmental Quality Act and Chapter 1 of the Solid Waste Rules and Regulations, the City of Sundance has submitted a new permit application for the City of Sundance construction and Demolition Landfill.

This facility provides for the disposal of construction and demolition waste, non-friable asbestos waste, clean wood, scrap metal, scrap tires, and green waste which have been generated within the City of Sundance and the surrounding rural portions of Crook County, Wyoming and other portions of Wyoming, South Dakota, and Montana on a case-by-case basis. The 28.55-acre facility is located approximately 1.5 miles east-southeast from Sundance Wyoming. More specifically, this facility is located in the SE1/4-NE1/4 of Section 18, T51N, R62W, in Crook County, Wyoming.  The total volumetric capacity of this facility is estimated to be 114,076 cubic yards. The life of the facility is estimated to be 40 years.

The Department of Environmental Quality, Solid and Hazardous Waste Division (DEQ) has reviewed the application and determined that it is generally complete and suitable for publication. The DEQ’s solid waste rules, in Chapter 1, 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 file comments on the proposed 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 DEQ’s Casper office at 152 North Durbin Street, Suite 100, Casper, WY, at the Crook County Public Library at 414 E Main Street, Sundance, WY, and the Crook County Clerk’s Office at 309 Cleveland Street, Sundance, WY.

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 13, 2020 and end on March 23, 2020. 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.