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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.

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Pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act, reasonable accommodations, including the provision of informational material in an alternative format, will be provided for qualified individuals with disabilities upon request. Please call the contact person listed for the meeting with specific information on your request at least 10 days before the date of the scheduled meeting.

Upcoming hearings

Date & Time Location Subject Contact(s) Additional information
January 27
6-8 p.m.
Rhinelander
James Williams Middle School
Auditorium
915 Acacia Ln.
Public meetings on revisions to Chs. NR 1, 10, 11, 12, 13, 15 and 45, Wis. Adm. Code, related to deer management, hunting and implementation of the 2012 White-tailed Deer Trustee Report. Scott Loomans Hearing notice [PDF]
January 29
Rescheduled to Feb. 5 Telephone prehearing conference in the Wisconsin Public Service Corporation-Weston Plant air pollution control operation permit No. 737009020-P10 and air pollution control construction permit No. 03-RV-248-R5. Division of Hearings and Appeals
608-266-7709

Prehearing conference notice [PDF]

Rescheduling notice [PDF]

February 2
2 p.m.
Chetek
Chetek City Hall
Council Chamber
220 Stout St.
Public hearing on the air pollution control permit application submitted by Great Northern Sand LLC, 276 County Road SS, Dovre Township, Barron County. Paul Yeung Hearing notice [PDF]
February 5
10 a.m.
Madison
Division of Hearings and Appeals
Suite 201
5005 University Ave.
Telephone prehearing conference in the Wisconsin Public Service Corporation-Weston Plant air pollution control operation permit No. 737009020-P10 and air pollution control construction permit No. 03-RV-248-R5. Division of Hearings and Appeals
608-266-7709

Prehearing conference notice [PDF]

Rescheduling notice [PDF]

February 5
7 p.m.
Portage
Columbia County Law Enforcement Center, 711 East Cook St.,
Public hearing on two draft documents that are part of the development of a new public shooting range on the Mud Lake Wildlife Area in the Town of Lowville, Columbia County. Open house will be held at 6 p.m. at the same location. Eric Lobner Columbia County Shooting Range Proposal
News release.
February 12
1-4 p.m.
Hawthorne
Hawthorn Town Hall
7221 Town Hall Rd.
Public hearing on an application from Wisconsin Central Railroad, 17641 S. Ashland Ave., Homewood, IL, for a permit to discharge dredged or fill material into wetlands along its track North of Hwy B and south of the Amnicon River, Douglas County. Steven LaValley

Hearing notice [PDF]

Application files

February 16
5 p.m.
Ashland
Ashland High School
Auditorium
1900 Beaser Ave.
Public hearing on emergency rule FH-16-14(E) to amend NR 20.20 (73)(n) 4. and 25.06 (1)(a) 1. to 3., Wis. Adm. Code, relating to lake trout harvest limits in Lake Superior. Terry Margenau

Hearing notice [PDF]

Administrative Rule package [exit DNR]
February 19
2 p.m.
Hixton
Hixton Village Hall
145 East Main
Public hearing on the air pollution control permit application submitted by Smart Sand Inc – Hixton, W14822 Green Acres Road, Hixton, Jackson Countyfor construction and operation of an industrial sand mine and processing plant. Paul Yeung Hearing notice [PDF]
March 5 & 11

March 5, Madison
1 p.m., Room 713, State Natural Resources Building (GEF 2), 101 S. Webster St.

March 11, Eau Claire
noon, Small Auditorium, Chippewa Valley Technical College, 620 West Clairemont Ave.

Public hearing to consider proposed permanent rules revising chs. NR 400, 406, 407, and 445, Wis. Adm. Code, relating to increasing the operational efficiency of and simplifying the air permit process and affecting small business. The proposed revision is to Wisconsin's State Implementation Plan (SIP) developed under § 285.11(6), Wis. Stats. Final rules affecting chs. NR 400, 406, and portions of 407, Wis. Adm. Code, promulgated under this rulemaking will be submitted to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for approval and incorporation into Wisconsin’s SIP. Kristin Hart Hearing notice [PDF]
March 17
12:45 p.m.
Eagle River
Vilas County Courthouse
Conference Rooms 2 & 3
330 Court St.
Class 1 contested case pursuant to Wis. Stat. § 227.01(3)(a) and the fair play provisions of Wis. Stat. ch. 227 in the matter the application of Wild Eagle Lodge Condo Association to place pier structures on the bed of Duck and Lynx lakes in the Town of Washington, Vilas County. Division of Hearings and Appeals
608-266-7709
Hearing notice [PDF]
May 6
9 a.m.
Minocqua
Minocqua Community Center
415 Menominee St.
Class 2 contested case public hearing in the matter of whether land located in the Town of Minocqua, Oneida County, Wisconsin, and owned by James & Bernadine Warning, DPW Properties I, LLC and Gregg D & Kimberly K. Walker enrolled under Managed Forest Law shall continue as Managed Forest Law land (Case Nos. DNR-14-055 and DNR-14-057). Division of Hearings and Appeals
608-266-7709

Revised hearing notice [PDF]

Original hearing notice [PDF]

November 30
10 a.m.
Madison
Division of Hearings and Appeals
Suite 201
5005 University Ave.
A Class 1 contested public hearing in the matter of the Wisconsin Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit (WPDES permit No. WI-0000965-09-0) issued to Wisconsin Public Service Corporation for the Pulliam Power Plant in Green Bay Division of Hearings and Appeals
608-266-7709

Hearing notice [PDF]

Prehearing notice [PDF]

Last revised: Tuesday January 27 2015