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For Release: Friday, August 15, 2014

Public Hearing to Be Held Aug. 19 on Draft Hazardous Waste Management Permit Renewable

for Eastman Business Park
Public Can Provide Verbal Comments on Renewal of Permit

DEC Staff Will Hold Availability Session Prior to the Meeting to Discuss Draft Permit

A public hearing will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 19 at 6 p.m. to allow members of the public to present comments on a draft permit for renewal of the existing Kodak and RED-Rochester LLC's Hazardous Waste Management Permit for the Eastman Business Park Facility in the City of Rochester and Town of Greece in Monroe County. The hearing will be held at the Eastman Business Park, Theater on Ridge, Building 28, Colonial Dining Room, 210 West Ridge Road, Rochester.

An Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) will preside over the public meeting. Anyone who wants to present oral comments can register with the ALJ to speak at the meeting. Written comments will also be accepted.

Prior to the hearing, DEC staff will host an availability system from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the Theater on the Ridge, to provide an opportunity for the public to ask questions about the draft permit. Additional information on the draft permit is available on DEC's website.

The public comment period on the project runs through Sept 2. Comments can be submitted to:


Scott E. Sheeley
NYS DEC - Region 8 Office
Division of Environmental Permits
6274 East Avon-Lima Road
Avon, NY 14414-9519
E-mail: eastmanbusinesspark.eastman@dec.ny.gov

WHAT: Legislative Public Hearing and Availability Session on Draft Hazardous Waste Management Permit for Kodak and RED-Rochester for Eastman Business Park

WHEN: Tuesday, August 19.
Legislative Public Hearing starts at 6 p.m.
Pre-hearing availability session with DEC staff starts at 5 p.m.

WHERE Eastman Business Park, Theater on Ridge, Building 28, Colonial Dining Room, 210 West Ridge Road, Rochester.

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