A renewal permit application for the Green River Transfer Station.

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Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality


In accordance with the provisions of the Wyoming Environmental Quality Act and Chapter 1 of the Solid Waste Rules and Regulations, the City of Green River has submitted a renewal permit application for the Green River Transfer Station.

This facility provides for the transfer / treatment / storage of MSW, metal, yard waste, small amounts of construction and demolition waste, and recyclable materials which have been generated within the City of Green River and also service the surrounding rural residential and agricultural areas including the Little America Truck Stop approximately 20 miles west of Green River, the Town of Granger, the unincorporated area of Jamestown, McKinnon, and the Ashley National Forest. The 6-acre facility is located at 50 E 2nd North, Green River, WY. More specifically, this facility is located in Section 27 and the NE1/4 of Section 34, Township 18 North, Range 107 West., in Sweetwater County, Wyoming. The total volumetric capacity of this facility is estimated to be 6,900 tons of MSW per year. The life of the facility is indefinite.

The Department of Environmental Quality, Solid and Hazardous Waste Division (DEQ) has issued a proposed permit for this facility. Copies of the application and the proposed permit can be viewed at DEQ’s Cheyenne office.

Any interested person has the right to file written comments, including objections on the proposed permit. The period for providing comments on the proposed permit shall begin on April 21, 2022 and end on May 31, 2022. Any written comments must be received by 5:00 PM on the last day of the notice period. Comments must be submitted in writing to the Department of Environmental Quality, Todd Parfitt, Director, 200 West 17th Street, Cheyenne, WY 82002 or submitted using the DEQ comment portal provided at https://shw.wyomingdeq.commentinput.com/.

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