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Hyland Facilities Associates - September 10, 2014

September 10, 2014

STATE OF NEW YORK
DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION
NOTICE OF PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD
NOTICE OF PUBLIC STATEMENT HEARING

Applicant:

Hyland Facilities Associates
25 Green Hills Lane
Rutland, Vermont 05702

Project Location:

Hyland Landfill
6653 Herdman Road
Angelica, New York 14709

DEC Application No.: 9-0232-00003/00002

Project Description: Hyland Facility Associates has applied for a Part 360 Solid Waste Management Facility Permit and a Part 201 Air Title V Permit to increase the current approved design capacity at its solid waste management facility located at 6653 Herdman Road, Angelica, New York, 14709 from 1,200 tons per day to 1,790 tons per day. The maximum waste receipts at the landfill during any quarter will not exceed 139,500 tons and annual waste receipts will not exceed 465, 000 tons.

Public Statement Hearing: Pursuant to 6 NYCRR 621.8 the NYSDEC has scheduled a public statement hearing to be conducted in two (2) sessions on October 14, 2014 at Grange Building, 55 Park Circle, Angelica, NY 14709. The first session will begin at 3:00 pm and the second session will begin at 6:00 pm . The comment session is to receive unsworn comments on the proposed project. Written comments may also be submitted.

ALL PERSONS, ORGANIZATIONS, CORPORATIONS, OR GOVERNMENT AGENCIES WHO MAY BE AFFECTED BY THE PROPOSED PERMITS ARE INVITED TO ATTEND THE HEARING AND TO SUBMIT ORAL OR WRITTEN COMMENTS ON THE APPLICATION. IT IS NOT NECESSARY TO FILE IN ADVANCE TO SPEAK AT THE HEARING. LENGTHY COMMENTS SHOULD BE SUBMITTED IN WRITING. EQUAL

WEIGHT WILL BE GIVEN TO BOTH ORAL AND WRITTEN STATEMENTS. THE ADMINISTRATIVE LAW JUDGE (ALJ) MAY LIMIT THE TIME AVAILABLE FOR ORAL COMMENTS TO 5 MINUTES PER PERSON TO ENSURE THAT ALL PERSONS HAVE AN OPPORTUNITY TO BE HEARD. THE HEARING FACILITY IS REASONABLY ACCESSIBLE TO THE MOBILITY IMPAIRED.

Translator services shall be made available, at no charge, upon written request to the ALJ. All requests must be made to the NYSDEC Office of Hearings and Mediation Services, ALJ Molly T. McBride, 625 Broadway, First Floor, Albany, New York, 12233-1550, phone (518) 402-9003. The request must be received no later than 4:00 p.m. on October 10, 2014. Interpreter services shall be made available to deaf persons, at no charge, upon written request to the ALJ at the address listed above by October 10, 2014.

SEQR Status:

Pursuant to Part 617 of Title 6 of the Official Compilation of Codes, Rules and Regulations of the State of New York (6 NYCRR) and Environmental Conservation Law (ECL) Article 8 (State Environmental Quality Review [SEQR] Act)], NYSDEC is lead agency, the project is an Unlisted Action and will not have a significant impact on the environment. A Negative Declaration is on file. A coordinated review was performed.

Document Availability:

Hard copies of application materials are available for inspection at the NYSDEC Region 9 office, NYSDEC, 270 Michigan Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14220, and the following location:

Angelica Town Hall
148 W. Main
Angelica, NY 14709
Phone: (585) 466-3255

NYS DEC - Region 9, Allegany Sub Office
182 East Union, Suite 3
Allegany, NY 14706
Phone: (716) 372-0645

The Title V Air Draft Permit and Permit Review Report may be viewed and printed from the Department web site at: http://www.dec.ny.gov/chemical/32249.html .

How To Provide Your Comments:Any interested person may submit comments in writing, or verbally at the public comment session. All comments will be considered in making the final decision about issuance of the permit. Written comments about the permit application must be RECEIVED BY October 28, 2014 to be considered and should be sent to:

David Denk
Regional Permit Administrator
NYSDEC, Region 9
270 Michigan Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14203

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