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Public hearings calendar

Public hearings are meetings in which the public is invited to speak on the record about an issue. If you are unable to attend a hearing in person, you can also submit written comments on most public hearing issues.

Note: Beginning Sept. 1, 2016 comments on proposed administrative rules will be accepted through the Wisconsin Legislature’s website at docs.legis.wisconsin.gov/code. All submitted comments will be sent to the appropriate agency rules coordinators. It is necessary to include contact information in your submitted comments if you wish to receive a response. The previous administrative rules website "health.wisconsin.gov/admrules/public/Home" was decommissioned on Sept. 1.

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March 2017

Tuesday, March 28

CONNECTCONNECT
10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Public hearing related to proposed modification to authorize a substantial change to a nutrient management plan for Cranberry Creek Dairy LLC
Rock Creek Town Hall, N995 County Road H
Mondovi, Wisconsin 54755 (Buffalo County)
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Contact: Leah Nicol, 715-839-3730
Detailed information:

The purpose of the hearing is to provide all interested persons an opportunity to provide comments upon Cranberry Creek Dairy LLC's proposed substantial nutrient management plan modification.

Public Hearing notice [PDF]

Published: 3/16/2017 3:32:54 PM


Wednesday, March 29

CONNECTCONNECT
9:00 a.m. to end of agenda
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Public informational hearing regarding the proposed reissuance of Wisconsin Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (WPDES) permit WI-0022861-09 to the Oconto Utility Commission Wastewater Treatment Facility, located at 1616 Main Street, Oconto
Green Bay DNR Service Center, 2984 Shawano Ave., Room: Lake Michigan Room
Green Bay, Wisconsin 54313 (Brown County)
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Contact: Richard Sachs, 920-662-5176
Detailed information: The proposed permit includes a variance to the water quality standard for mercury. Discharge is to the Oconto River.

Hearing notice

WPDES public notices

Published: 2/10/2017 11:55:55 AM


CONNECTCONNECT
12:00 p.m. to end of agenda
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Public informational hearing regarding the proposed reissuance of Wisconsin Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (WPDES) permit WI-0020745-09 to the City of Algoma Wastewater Treatment Facility, located at 179 N Sixth Street (Hwy 54), Algoma
Green Bay DNR Service Center, 2984 Shawano Ave., Room: Lake Michigan Room
Green Bay, Wisconsin 54313 (Brown County)
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Contact: Richard Sachs, 920-662-5176
Detailed information: The proposed permit includes a variance to the water quality standard for chloride. Discharge is to the Ahnapee River in Kewaunee County.

Hearing notice

WPDES public notices

Published: 2/10/2017 11:55:55 AM


CONNECTCONNECT
12:30 p.m. to end of agenda
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Public informational hearing regarding the proposed reissuance of Wisconsin Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (WPDES) permit WI-0035963-07 to the Village of Mount Calvary Wastewater Treatment Facility, located at Basswood Road, Mount Calvary
Green Bay DNR Service Center, 2984 Shawano Ave., Room: Lake Michigan Room
Green Bay, Wisconsin 54313 (Brown County)
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Contact: Richard Sachs, 920-662-5176
Detailed information: The proposed permit includes a variance to the water quality standard for chloride. Discharge is to the Sheboygan River tributary (SH03), Sheboygan River Drainage Basin.

Hearing notice

WPDES public notices

Published: 2/10/2017 11:55:55 AM


CONNECTCONNECT
1:00 p.m. to end of agenda
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Public informational hearing regarding the proposed reissuance of Wisconsin Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (WPDES) permit WI-0030716-08 to the Village of Eden Wastewater Treatment Facility, located at 112 Grahl Avenue, Eden
Green Bay DNR Service Center, 2984 Shawano Ave., Room: Lake Michigan Room
Green Bay, Wisconsin 54313 (Brown County)
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Contact: Richard Sachs, 920-662-5176
Detailed information: The proposed permit includes a variance to the water quality standard for chloride. Discharge is to a tributary to DeNeveu Creek, Lake Winnebago/East Watershed.

Hearing notice

WPDES public notices

Published: 2/10/2017 11:55:55 AM


 

April 2017

Monday, April 3

CONNECTCONNECT
1:00 p.m. to end of agenda
Monday, April 03, 2017
Public informational hearing regarding the proposed reissuance of Wisconsin Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (WPDES) permit WI-0062260-02 to Mayfair Mall, located at 2500 N Mayfair Rd., Wauwatosa
Milwaukee DNR Service Center, 2300 N. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr.
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53212 (Milwaukee County)
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Contact: Laura Dietrich, 414-263-8651
Detailed information: The proposed permit includes a variance to the water quality standard for mercury. Discharge is to Underwood Creek (Menomonee River Watershed, Milwaukee River Basin) in Milwaukee County.

Hearing notice [PDF]
WPDES public notices

Published: 2/17/2017 11:40:29 AM


Wednesday, April 5

CONNECTCONNECT
1:00 p.m. to end of agenda
Wednesday, April 05, 2017
Public informational hearing regarding the proposed reissuance of Wisconsin Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (WPDES) permit WI-0021440-08 to the Village of Fairwater Wastewater Treatment Facility, located at Highway 44 South, Fairwater
Green Bay DNR Service Center, 2984 Shawano Ave., Room: Lake Michigan Room
Green Bay, Wisconsin 54313 (Brown County)
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Contact: Richard Sachs, 920-662-5176
Detailed information: The proposed permit includes a variance to the water quality standard for chloride.  Discharge is to a tributary to the Grand River, Upper Grand River Watershed (UF 12) in the Upper Fox River Basin.

Hearing notice [PDF]
WPDES public notices

Published: 2/17/2017 11:42:25 AM


Wednesday, April 12

CONNECTCONNECT
10:00 a.m. to end of agenda
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Public hearing on an air permit application from Didion Milling-Cambria for the construction and operation of a corn cleaning process, and for the installation of additional mill capacity.
Cambria Community Room, 115 W. Edgewater St.
Cambria, Wisconsin 53923 (Columbia County)
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Contact: Ronald A. Binzley, 608-264-9243
Detailed information: Didion Milling-Cambria, located at 501 South Williams Street, Cambria, Columbia County, Wisconsin, FID 111081520, submitted to the DNR a permit application, including plans and specifications for the modification of permit limits for two regenerative thermal oxidizers, for the construction and operation of a corn cleaning process and for the installation of additional mill capacity.
Public Hearing Notice
Air pollution control construction permit no. 16-RAB-045
Air pollution control operation permit no. 111081520-P01

Published: 3/9/2017 5:45:34 PM


Thursday, April 13

CONNECTCONNECT
9:00 a.m. to end of agenda
Thursday, April 13, 2017
Public informational hearing regarding the proposed reissuance of Wisconsin Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (WPDES) permit WI-0030830-07 to the Dale Sanitary District No. 1 Wastewater Treatment Facility, located at W9611 Wheeler Road, Dale, WI
Green Bay DNR Service Center, 2984 Shawano Ave., Room: Lake Michigan Room
Green Bay, Wisconsin 54313 (Brown County)
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Contact: Richard Sachs, 920-662-5176
Detailed information: The proposed permit includes a variance to the water quality standard for chloride. Discharge is to an unnamed tributary of the Rat River in Outagamie County.
Hearing notice [PDF]
WPDES public notices

Published: 2/23/2017 11:33:18 AM


CONNECTCONNECT
10:00 a.m. to end of agenda
Thursday, April 13, 2017
Public informational hearing regarding the proposed reissuance of Wisconsin Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (WPDES) permit WI-0031925-06 to the Larsen Winchester Sanitary District Wastewater Treatment Facility, located at SEQ SWQ Section 19 T20N R16E, Town of Clayton, WI
Green Bay DNR Service Center, 2984 Shawano Ave., Room: Lake Michigan Room
Green Bay, Wisconsin 54313 (Brown County)
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Contact: Richard Sachs, 920-662-5176
Detailed information: The proposed permit includes a variance to the water quality standard for chloride. Discharge is to an unnamed tributary to the Arrowhead River in Winnebago County.
Hearing notice [PDF]
WPDES public notices

Published: 2/23/2017 11:33:22 AM


CONNECTCONNECT
11:00 a.m. to end of agenda
Thursday, April 13, 2017
Public informational hearing regarding the proposed reissuance of Wisconsin Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (WPDES) permit WI-0028428-09 to the Village of Rosendale Wastewater Treatment Facility, located at 158 East Rose-Eld Road, Rosendale, WI
Green Bay DNR Service Center, 2984 Shawano Ave., Room: Lake Michigan Room
Green Bay, Wisconsin 54313 (Brown County)
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Contact: Richard Sachs, 920-662-5176
Detailed information: The proposed permit includes a variance to the water quality standard for chloride. Discharge is to an unnamed tributary of the West Branch of the Fond du Lac River in Fond du Lac County.
Hearing notice
WPDES public notices

Published: 2/23/2017 11:33:26 AM


CONNECTCONNECT
1:00 p.m. to end of agenda
Thursday, April 13, 2017
Public informational hearing regarding the proposed reissuance of Wisconsin Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (WPDES) permit WI-0031496-07 to Salem Utility District Wastewater Treatment Plant located at 28733 Wilmot Road, Trevor, WI
Milwaukee DNR Service Center, 2300 N. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr.
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53212 (Milwaukee County)
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Contact: Amanda Minks608-264-9223
Detailed information: The proposed permit includes a variance to the water quality standard for mercury. Discharge is to the Fox (IL) River in the Fox (IL) River Watershed, Kenosha County.
Hearing notice [PDF]
WPDES public notices

Published: 2/23/2017 9:22:16 AM


Tuesday, April 18

CONNECTCONNECT
1:00 p.m. to end of agenda
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Public information hearing on a pending permit application from Meteor Timber, LLC for a wetland fill or disturbance and Chapter 30 wetland and water permits for five culverts, five stormwater ponds, and stream realignment near Rudd Creek, Town of Grant, Monroe County
Tomah Recreation Park-Recreation Building, 1625 Butts Ave.
Tomah, Wisconsin 54660 (Monroe County)
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Contact: Bradley Johnson, 715-359-2872
Detailed information: The proposed project involves the construction of a rail corridor and dry sand processing plant adjacent to the Union Pacific Railroad mainline just south of the Jackson County line in the Town of Grant, Monroe County. The project is generally bounded by Interstate 90/94 on the north, Hwy 12 on the east and Alpine Avenue on the south. Primary wetland impacts are to a white pine/red maple dominated wetland community type due to a proposed four track rail corridor. Total amount of proposed wetland fill is 16.25 acres. The department will also determine whether the proposal complies with ch. 30 and ss. 1.11 and 281.36, Stats., ch. NR 150, Wis. Adm. Code, and 401 CWA, and ensure that the required mitigation meets the standards in s. 281.36(3r), Wis. Stats. if the project impacts wetlands. The property currently has two active cranberry operations on it. Plan calls for cessation of cranberry operations, elimination of four impoundments, restoration of 2000 feet of stream and restoration of 58 acres of wetland. Note: this public hearing notice has been updated to include the Chapter 30 permits.
Updated Public Hearing Notice [PDF]
The following two links are to the DNR water permit applications SharePoint website, which requires user login.
Permit application files WP-IP-WC-2016-42-01514-01524  
Permit application files WP-IP-WC-2016-42-00902

Published: 3/3/2017 11:46:16 AM


 

June 2017

Thursday, June 8

CONNECTCONNECT
9:00 a.m. to end of agenda
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Class 1 contested case public hearing in the matter of the application from Pinecliff LLC to remove materials from the bed of Lake Michigan, Town of Bailey's Harbor, Door County
Door County Justice Center, 1205 S. Duluth Ave., Room: Jury Assembly Room
Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin 54235 (Door County)
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Contact: Division of Hearings and Appeals, 608-266-7709
Detailed information: Rodney Lockwood on behalf of Pinecliff LLC applied for a permit to remove material from the bed of Lake Michigan in order to extend an existing dredge are in order to extend a pier. The department denied the permit and granted a contested case hearing.
Hearing notice [PDF]

Published: 2/15/2017 2:56:57 PM


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Last revised: Friday, September 23, 2016