ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT
NOTICE OF A PROPOSED MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE LANDFILL PERMIT MODIFICATION UNDER THE ALABAMA SOLID WASTES & RECYCLABLE MATERIALS MANAGEMENT ACT AND REQUEST FOR COMMENTS
PUBLIC NOTICE – 422
The Solid Waste Disposal Authority of the City of Huntsville submitted to the Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) a request to modify the solid waste disposal facility permit for the Huntsville Landfill, Permit No. 45-01. The modification includes an updated operational plan and the addition of EnviroCover non-reusable geosynthetic film with a minimum thickness of 1.75mil as alternate daily and weekly cover material for the municipal solid waste and the construction and demolition disposal areas, respectively. All other permit conditions shall remain unchanged.
The Huntsville Landfill is described as being located in Sections 14, 23 and 24, Township 4 South, Range 1 West in Madison County, Alabama. The Huntsville Landfill consists of approximately 271 acres with approximately 188 acres for disposal.
Copies of the public notice, the permit application, and proposed permit are available for public inspection electronically via www.adem.alabama.gov/newsEvents/publicNotices.cnt and at the following location Monday – Friday (except legal holidays), 8:00 am to 5:00 pm by appointment. 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
1400 Coliseum Blvd.
[Mailing address: PO Box 301463; Zip 36130-1463]
Montgomery, Alabama 36110-2400
Persons wishing to comment may do so, in writing, to the Department's named contact above within 35 days following the publication date of this notice. In order to affect final decisions, comments must offer technically substantial information that is applicable to the proposed permit.
A written request for a public hearing may also be filed within that 35-day period and must state the nature of the issues proposed to be raised in the hearing. The Director shall hold a public hearing upon receipt of a significant number of technical requests.
After consideration of all written comments, review of any public hearing record, and consideration of the requirements of the Alabama Solid Wastes & 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), e-mail (email@example.com), or postal service (P.O. Box 301463, Montgomery, AL 36130-1463).
This notice is hereby given this 15th day of September, 2023, by authorization of the Alabama Department of Environmental Management.__________________________
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.