P O Box 301463 (Zip 36130-1463)
1400 Coliseum Boulevard (Zip 36110-2400)
 Montgomery, Alabama 36130-1463
(334) 271-7700


Account Code:  422

Lauderdale County

Pursuant to the provisions of the Alabama Environmental Management Act, the Alabama Department of Environmental Management is proposing to issue an Order to Ronnie Gistfor failure to close unauthorized dumps located at County Roads 8, 23, and 24, Florence, Lauderdale County, Alabama.

The violations consisted of Ronnie Gist creating and not properly closing three unauthorized dumps. 

The Department is proposing a civil penalty in the amount of $15,000.  Along with the penalty and immediately upon receipt of this order and continuing each and every day thereafter, Ronnie Gist shall cease and desist from the operating of any unauthorized dump sites and comply with all applicable requirements of ADEM Admin. Code 335-13.

Interested persons may submit written comments, including a request for a hearing, within 30 days of the publication date of this notice to:

Alabama Department of Environmental Management
Attention: Stephen A. Cobb, Chief of the Land Division
P. O. Box 301463
Montgomery, Alabama 36130-1463

The comment period shall end at the close of business 30 days from the publication date of this notice.  A copy of the proposed order is available on the ADEM web page at: or may be obtained by written request to the above address.  A nominal fee for copying may be charged.

This notice is hereby given this 6th day of June, 2018, by authorization of the Alabama Department of Environmental Management. 

        Lance R. LeFleur

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.