New Hearing Notices For ENB Issue of
March 12, 2003

for permit and legislative proceedings conducted by the NYSDEC Office of Hearings and Mediation Services

More information from this division:

Hearing Notices

Summaries are posted on this page for New Notices. Click on the links in the box below for the complete text of Hearing Notices.

New Notices for ENB Issue of March 12, 2003: 2

Village of Freeport - NYSDEC by notice dated February 3, 2003 that it intends to modify the existing Title V air pollution control permit for the Village of Freeport Power Plant #2. Village of Freeport has requested a supplemental legislative hearing and issues conference which will be held in response to that request.

The supplemental legislative public hearing will be held on May 7, 2003 at 7:00pm. Written comments must be received by May 7, 2003 to be considered. A pre-adjudicatory hearing issues conference will be held on May 8, 2003 at 9:00am. All petitions requesting either full party status or amicus status must be received by 4:00pm on May 1, 2003.

CWM Chemical Services, LLC existing facility is located on Balmer Road about 1.9 miles east of State Route 18 on a 710 acre site in the Towns of Lewiston and Porter, (Niagara County). This commercial facility accepts wastes for the treatment, storage and disposal of hazardous and industrial non-hazardous waste from both in-state and out-of-state generators, as well as from generators in Canada. Wastes accepted at this facility are ultimately either disposed of in an on-site landfill known as Residual Management Unit-One (RMU-1), or shipped to another appropriate facility for further processing, disposal or both. The draft permit includes requirements for CWM to continue corrective measures to remedy and control on-site soil and groundwater contamination. It also retains requirements for CWM to provide funding to the Department for on-site environmental monitors, for closure of the facility, and for corrective measures and post-closure care in perpetuity. In addition, the draft permit contains some additional and revised requirements related to facility operation.

A legislative hearing to receive oral comments will be held on April 8, 2003 at 2:00pm and at 7:00pm. In lieu of oral comments, written statements may be sent to Steven Doleski, NYSDEC Region 9 and must be received by April 17, 2003.

For more information about this posting, contact: The Office of Hearings and Mediation Services.

Back to top of page