Rural Madison SLUDGEWATCH

An informational public meeting was held on January 20, 2016, at Madison County High School, 68 Mountaineer Lane, Madison, VA. DEQ has drafted a permit based on information provided in the application. DEQ published notice of the draft permit in the Madison Eagle on January 28, 2016, and February 4, 2016. This public comment period will run for 30 days from the date the notice first appears in the newspaper and will close February 29, 2016. The notice, which can be found at this link includes instructions on how to comment and/or request a public hearing on the draft permit. Based on comments received on the draft permit, DEQ may make a final decision on the permit.

The public comment period has now ended. Thank you to everyone who sent in a letter- we’ll be in touch soon!

A public hearing may be held, including another comment period, if public response is significant, based on individual requests for a public hearing, and there are substantial disputed issues relevant to the permit.The public may review the draft permit and associated documents at this web page, or may request copies of the documents from the contact person listed below:

CONTACT FOR PUBLIC COMMENTS, DOCUMENT REQUESTS AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

John Thompson DEQ- NRO
(703) 583-3876
13901 Crown Court
Woodbridge, Virginia 22193
john.thompson@deq.virginia.gov