ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT

NOTICE OF PROPOSED CONSTRUCTION & DEMOLITION WASTE LANDFILL PERMIT UNDER THE ALABAMA SOLID WASTES AND RECYCLABLE MATERIALS MANAGEMENT ACT AND REQUEST FOR COMMENTS
PUBLIC NOTICE - 422

 

Esfeller C&D Recycling, LLC has applied for a permit to operate a construction and demolition waste landfill known as the Esfeller C&D Landfill (Permit No. 49-34).  The waste stream for the Esfeller C&D Landfill would be non-hazardous and non-putrescible waste building materials, packaging, and rubble resulting from construction, remodeling, repair, or demolition operations on pavements, houses, commercial buildings, and other structures. Such wastes include, but are not limited to, masonry materials, sheet rock, roofing waste, insulation, rebar, scrap metal, paving materials, and untreated wood products.  The service area for the Esfeller C&D Landfill would be Mobile County, Alabama.  The maximum average daily volume of waste disposed at the Esfeller C&D Landfill would be 500 tons per day.

The landfill is described as being located in part of the Southeast ¼ of Section 18 and the Southwest ¼ of Section 17, Township 6 South, Range 2 West in Mobile County, Alabama. The permitted facility consists of 132.37 acres with 92.4 acres permitted for disposal operations.

Copies of the public notice and proposed permit are available for public inspection electronically via the ADEM web site at http://adem.alabama.gov/newsEvents/pubHearings.cnt, and the complete application at the following location Monday - Friday (except legal holidays), 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.  A nominal fee for copying and/or mailing may be charged.  Arrangements for copying should be made in advance.

Russell A. Kelly, Chief
Permits and Services Division
ADEM
1400 Coliseum Blvd.
[Mailing address: PO Box 301463; Zip 36130-1463]
Montgomery, Alabama 36109-2608
(334) 271-7714

The Department has scheduled a public hearing to receive oral comments to be held on Thursday, March 1, 2018, in Mobile, Alabama at the Grand Bay Community Center located at 11610 US Highway 90, Grand Bay, Alabama 36541 at 6:00 PM.

Persons wishing to comment may do so, in writing, to the Department's named contact above by 5:00 PM on March 8, 2018. In order to affect final decisions, comments must offer technically substantial information that is applicable to the proposed permit.

After consideration of all written comments, review of any public hearing record, and consideration of the requirements of theAlabama Solid Wastes and Recyclable Materials Management Act, and applicable regulations, the Department will make a final determination.  The Department will develop a response to comments, which will become part of the public record and will be available to persons upon request.  Notice will be sent to any person requesting notice of the final action.

The Department maintains a list of interested individuals who are mailed legal notices regarding proposed permits.  If you wish to receive such notices, contact the Permits & Services Division via telephone (334-271-7714), US Mail (P.O. Box 301463, Montgomery, AL  36130-1463), or e-mail (permitsmail@adem.state.al.us).

Any person wishing to participate in this hearing who needs special accommodations should contact the Department’s Permits & Services Division at (334) 271-7714 at least five working days prior to the hearing.

This notice is hereby given this 26th day of January 2018, by authorization of the Alabama Department of Environmental Management.

Lance R. LeFleur

Director

Nondiscrimination Statement:  The Department does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in the administration of its programs.