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Proposed Modification of April 24, 1990 Fresh Kills Landfill Consent Order

New York City Department of Sanitation has made a proposal to modify the April 24, 1990 Fresh Kills Landfill Consent Order, to extend the completion date for the placement of final cover at a closed section of the Landfill (Section 1/9), to provide for the establishment of an online archive for Fresh Kills documents, and to delete the portions of the Order no longer required.

Exhibit 2 Fresh Kills Consent Order Modification No. 10 Draft Annotated Version (PDF) (3.7 MB)

Exhibit 3 Fresh Kills Consent Order Modification No. 10 Draft Unannotated Version (PDF) (1.8 MB)

DSNY Letter of 9/23/2016 to NYS DEC Proposing Modification (PDF) (4.8 MB)

Contact: John Nehila, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation - Region 2 Office, 47-40 21st Street, Long Island City, NY 11101, Phone: (718) 482-4009, Fax: (718) 482-4962.


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