ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT

P O Box 301463 (Zip 36130-1463)

1400 Coliseum Boulevard (Zip 36110-2400)

Montgomery, Alabama 36130-1463

(334) 271-7700

PROPOSED ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER

Account Code: 422

Marion County

Pursuant to the provisions of the Alabama Environmental Management Act, the Alabama Department of Environmental Management is proposing to issue an Order to Larry Smith for failure to close an unauthorized dump located at Bear Creek, Marion County, Alabama.

The violation consisted of Larry Smith creating and not properly closing an unauthorized dump.

The Department is proposing a civil penalty in the amount of $5000. The Order, if issued, would require Larry Smith to cease and desist the operation of the unauthorized dump, and to submit an abatement plan to the Department. This plan would require the removal and proper disposal of all regulated wastes, and a schedule for abatement completion.

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: http://adem.alabama.gov/compInfo/adminOrders.cnt 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 8th day of November, 2017, 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.