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Julie Oberg
410-537-3003

Chuck Gates
410-537-3012

MDE Lists Upcoming Public Meetings and Hearings for Coming Weeks

BALTIMORE, MD (July 5, 2006) - The following is a list of upcoming public meetings and hearings related to permitting or other activities of the Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE). Updated schedules will be released as necessary. Information on all public meetings, hearings and calendars are posted on MDE's website at mde.maryland.gov/calendar.

July 5

  • Subject
    Public informational meeting - Board of Environmental Sanitarians to discuss regulations of sanitarians and license matters

  • Time
    10:00 a.m.

  • Location
    Steppingstone Museum, 461 Quaker Bottom Road, Havre de Grace

  • Contact
    Lee Haskins, (410) 537-3594

 

  • Subject
    Middle Potomac Tributary Strategies Team

  • Time
    4:00 - 6:30 p.m.

  • Location
    WSSC, Hocevar Building, 14501 Sweitzer Lane, Laurel

  • Contact
    Melissa Chatham, (410) 537-3937

July 6

  • Subject
    Meeting of the Lead Poisoning Prevention Commission

  • Time
    9:30 a.m.

  • Location
    MDE, Potomac Conference Room, 1800 Washington Blvd., Baltimore

  • Contact
    Tracy Smith, (410) 537-3847

 

  • Subject
    Public meeting for proposed remedial action plan

  • Time
    6:30 p.m.

  • Location
    Aberdeen Senior Center, 7 Franklin Street, Aberdeen, APG

  • Contact
    Peg Nemoff, (410) 537-3418

July 7

  • Subject
    Stakeholder update on House Bill 83 (2005) report on decabrominated diphenyl ethers

  • Time
    9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon

  • Location
    MDE, Aeris/Aqua/Terra Conference Room, 1800 Washington Blvd., Baltimore

  • Contact
    John Backus, (410) 537-3965

July 11

  • Subject
    Public meeting regarding Nontidal Wetlands Permit #06-NT-0072/200662320; Albert L. Lord has applied to construct Anne Arundel Manor (The Lord Golf Project) along both sides of Polling House Road in Harwood

  • Time
    7:00 p.m.

  • Location
    Southern High School, 4400 Solomons Island Road, Harwood

  • Contact
    Judy Broersma-Cole, (410) 537-3769

July 12

  • Subject
    Patuxent River Commission

  • Time
    4:00 - 6:00 PM

  • Location
    Jefferson Patterson Park, Visitor's Center, 10515 McKall Road, St. Leonard, MD 20685

  • Contact
    David Seaborn, (410) 537-3689

July 13

  • Subject
    Meeting of the Controlled Hazardous Substances Advisory Council

  • Time
    9:00 a.m.

  • Location
    MDE, Potomac Conference Room, 1800 Washington Blvd., Baltimore

  • Contact
    Ed Hammerberg, (410) 537-3345

 

  • Subject
    Patapsco/Back River Tributary Strategies Team

  • Time
    6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

  • Location
    MDE, Aqua Conference Room, 1800 Washington Blvd., Baltimore

  • Contact
    Annah Soehl, (410) 537-3509

July 19

  • Subject
    Response Action Plan and public informational meeting to discuss Chevron USA, Inc. excess property located at 1935 Chesapeake Avenue

  • Time
    6:00 p.m.

  • Location
    Enoch Pratt Free Library, Brooklyn Branch, 300 E. Patapsco Avenue, Baltimore

  • Contact
    Irena Rybak, (410) 537-3493

July 20

  • Subject
    Public informational meeting regarding regulations of waterworks and waste systems operators and license matters

  • Time
    10:00 a.m.

  • Location
    MES, 259 Najoles Road, Millersville

  • Contact
    Lee Haskins, (410) 537-3594

 

  • Subject
    Ft. George G. Meade Restoration Advisory Board (RAB) meeting

  • Time
    7:00 p.m.

  • Location
    Building 1978, the DOIM, 20th Street and Route 175, Fort Meade

  • Contact
    Andy Zarins, (410) 537-3419

July 26

  • Subject
    Public informational meeting regarding the Board of Well Drillers, regulations of well drillers, and well construction matters

  • Time
    9:00 a.m.

  • Location
    MDE, Terra Conference Room, 1st Floor, 1800 Washington Blvd., Baltimore

  • Contact
    Willie Everett, (410) 537-3644

July 27

  • Subject
    Public hearing to receive testimony on CHS Manifest COMAR Amendments. In addition, MDE will receive testimony on COMAR amendments concerning the disposal of fluorescent lamps, prohibition of the sale of fever thermometers containing mercury and new labeling standards for products containing mercury

  • Time
    9:30 a.m.

  • Location
    MDE, Aeris Conference Room, 1800 Washington Blvd., Baltimore

  • Contact
    Ed Hammerberg, (410) 537-3345 or Gail Castleman, (410) 537-3310

 

  • Subject
    Informational meeting to discuss refuse disposal permit application received from the W. R. Grace Co., for the vertical expansion of their industrial waste landfill at 5500 Chemical Road, Baltimore

  • Time
    6:30 p.m.

  • Location
    Curtis Bay Recreation Center, 1630 Filbert Street, Baltimore, MD 21226

  • Contact
    Gail Castleman, (410) 537-3310 or Kassa Kebede, (410) 537-3424

August 2

  • Subject
    Public informational meeting regarding the Board of Environmental Sanitarians to discuss regulations of sanitarians and license matters

  • Time
    9:00 a.m.

  • Location
    Howard County Bureau of Utilities, 8270 Old Montgomery Road, Columbia

  • Contact
    Lee Haskins, (410) 537-3594

 

  • Subject
    Middle Potomac Tributary Strategies Team

  • Time
    4:00 - 6:30 p.m.

  • Location
    WSSC, Hocevar Building, 14501 Sweitzer Lane, Laurel

  • Contact
    Melissa Chatham, (410) 537-3937

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