Public Hearing on Proposed Expansion to Bi-County Landfill

October 30, 2017, from 5:30 pm to TBD CDT

Event

October 30, 2017

5:30 pm to TBD CDT


Location

Clarksville-Montgomery County Public Library
350 Pageant Lane, Suite 501, Clarksville, TN 37040


Contact

greg.luke@tn.gov

The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC), Division of Solid Waste Management (DSWM), will conduct a public hearing Monday, October 30, 2017 to receive comments on its tentative decision to issue a solid waste disposal facility permit major modification to Bi-County Solid Waste Management Systems.   The proposed lateral expansion would result in an additional 78 acres to be used for waste disposal.  

The facility, identified as Bi-County Class I Landfill (SNL630000108), is located in Montgomery County at 3212 Dover Road, Woodlawn, Tennessee (latitude 36°32'18.62" N/ longitude -87°32'38.43" W).

The hearing will be held on Monday, October 30, 2017 in the large meeting room at the Clarksville-Montgomery County Public Library, 350 Pageant Lane, Suite 501, Clarksville, TN  37040.  From 5:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. CDT, an informational session will be held.  The public may inspect and discuss the permit application, draft permit, fact sheet, plans, and other materials with the DSWM and with representatives of the applicant.  There will also be an opportunity for comments to be recorded or written and submitted during this time.  The formal hearing will begin at 6:00 p.m.  First DSWM will explain its tentative decision to issue the permit.  The applicant's representative will describe the proposed facility action/expansion.  DSWM will then receive oral comments on the draft permit from the public.

DSWM invites the public to review and submit comments on this proposal at the hearing or anytime during the 45-day comment period ending on Monday, November 6, 2017. Visit http://go.usa.gov/x3cjC to review the application and draft permit documents online.  Paper copies may be reviewed at the Clarksville-Montgomery County Public Library, 350 Pageant Lane, Suite 501, Clarksville, TN 37040.  They are also available at the TDEC Nashville Environmental Field Office, 711 R. S. Gass Blvd., Nashville, TN  37243 (615-687-7000) and the DSWM Central Office, Tennessee Tower, 312 Rosa L. Parks Avenue, 14th Floor, Nashville, TN  37243 (615-532-0780).

To comment on the draft permit, contact Mr. Greg Luke in DSWM’s Central Office at the TN Tower, 312 Rosa L. Parks Avenue, 14th Floor, Nashville, TN 37243 (615-532-0874), email greg.luke@tn.gov or fax 615-532-0938.  Comments must be received by 4:30 p.m. CDT on Monday, November 6, 2017 to assure consideration.