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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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October 2018

Saturday, October 20

2:00 p.m. to end of agenda
Saturday, October 20, 2018

CANCELED

Public Hearing for Proposed Changing stream course of an unnamed tributary to Lac La Belle in Waukesha County
La Belle Golf Course, 6996 Pennsylvania St.
Oconomowoc, Wisconsin 53066 (Waukesha County)
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Contact: Joshua Wied, 262-574-2132
Detailed information: CORRECTION: The hearing on this permit to expand a pond within 500 feet of a waterway and change the stream course was held Oct. 2.  The attached hearing notice has the correct date.  Comments on the permit can still be submitted through Oct. 20, 2018 to Joshua Wied (click on name above for contact information).
Hearing Notice [PDF]

Published: 9/19/2018 1:43:07 PM


Monday, October 22

1:00 p.m. to end of agenda
Monday, October 22, 2018
Public hearing on an application for a permit to place habitat structures on the bed of Ashwaubenon Creek and the Fox River
Ashwaubenon Community Center, 900 Anderson Drive, Room: Grand Park
Ashwaubenon, Wisconsin 54304 (Brown County)
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Contact: Crystal von Holdt, 920-662-5466
Detailed information: Rex Mehlberg on behalf of the Village of Ashwaubenon, 900 Anderson Dr., Green Bay, has applied to the Department of Natural Resources for a permit to place habitat structures on the bed of Ashwaubenon Creek and the Fox River. The project is located in the Village of Ashwaubenon, Brown County. The project is proposing enhancement of shoreline and near-shore habitat and wildlife nesting opportunities by installing 3 off shore shoals, up to 20 fish stick structures, and 6 nesting platforms below the ordinary high-water mark along the Park's shoreline.
Hearing notice [PDF]

Published: 10/5/2018 12:16:42 PM


Tuesday, October 23

10:00 a.m. to end of agenda
Tuesday, October 23, 2018
Public informational hearing regarding the proposed reissuance of Wisconsin Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permit to the Town of Holland Sanitary District No.1
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 Holland Sanitary District No.1 wastewater treatment facility is located at 489 Holland Court, Kaukauna. Discharge is to an unnamed tributary to Plum Creek in Brown County.  The proposed WPDES permit WI-0028207-7 includes a variance to the water quality standard for chloride.
Hearing notice [PDF]
WPDES public notices

Published: 9/10/2018 9:09:49 AM


Wednesday, October 24

1:00 p.m. to end of agenda
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Public informational hearing regarding the proposed reissuance of the Wisconsin Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permit for Essity Professional Hygiene North America LLC
Green Bay DNR Service Center, 2984 Shawano Ave., Room: Lake Michigan Room
Green Bay, Wisconsin 54313 (Brown County)
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Contact: Jonathan Hill, 608-267-7627
Detailed information: Essity Professional Hygiene North America LLC is located at 190 3rd Street, Menasha. Discharge is located about one-quarter mile downstream from the facility and about 300 yards west of shoreline from the Butte Des Morts Drive in Menasha, in the Little Lake Butte Des Morts Watershed in the Lower Fox River Basin. The proposed WPDES permit WI-0037389-9 includes a variance to the water quality standard for mercury.
Hearing notice [PDF]
WPDES public notices

Published: 9/10/2018 9:10:24 AM


 

November 2018

Friday, November 2

12:00 p.m. to end of agenda
Friday, November 02, 2018
Public hearing on an air permit application from Waupaca Foundry for the modification of the facility ventilation system and revision of operation permit for the operation of a gray and ductile iron foundry.
Waupaca County Courthouse, 811 Harding St., Room: Room LL43
Waupaca, Wisconsin 54981 (Waupaca County)
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Contact: Mark Hammers, 608-25-3233
Detailed information: Waupaca Foundry Inc. - Plant 1, located at 406 North Division Street, Waupaca, Waupaca County, Wisconsin, FID 469033730, submitted to the Department of Natural Resources a permit application, including plans and specifications for the modification of the facility ventilation system and revision of operation permit 469033730-P14 for the operation of a gray and ductile iron foundry.
Air pollution control construction permit no. 18-MBH-108.
Air pollution control operation permit revision no. 469033730-P17.
Public Hearing Notice.

Published: 10/9/2018 3:43:51 PM


Monday, November 5

10:00 a.m. to end of agenda
Monday, November 05, 2018
Public informational hearing regarding the proposed reissuance of the Wisconsin Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permit for the Village of Cleveland
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 Cleveland Wastewater Treatment Facility is located at 245 Whitetail Lane. Discharge is to Lake Michigan in Manitowoc County.  The proposed WPDES permit WI-0030848-09 includes a variance to the water quality standard for arsenic.
Hearing notice [PDF]
WPDES public notices

Published: 9/19/2018 10:15:21 AM


2:00 p.m. to end of agenda
Monday, November 05, 2018
Public hearing on a permanent rule to revise ch. NR 422, Wisconsin Administrative Code, relating to volatile organic compound control regulations for the lithographic printing industry.
Waukesha DNR Service Center, Lee Sherman Dreyfus State Office Building, Room: Room 163 (West building), 141 NW Barstow St.
Waukesha, Wisconsin 53188 (Waukesha County)
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Contact: Yu-Lien Chu, 608-266-2711
Detailed information: This rulemaking action is to clarify and streamline the existing Wisconsin Administrative Code requirements for lithographic printing facilities.
Public hearing Notice [PDF]

Published: 9/28/2018 11:54:23 AM


Monday, November 12

9:00 a.m. to end of agenda
Monday, November 12, 2018

CANCELED

Class 1 Contested Case Hearing on in the matter of Individual Permit IP-SE-2016-65-04257 Issued to Club Unique Improvement Corporation to place a pier on the bed of Geneva Lake, in the Village of Fontana on Geneva Lake, Walworth County
Village of Fontana-on-Geneva Lake Village Hall, 175 Valley View Dr.
Fontana, Wisconsin 53125 (Walworth County)
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Contact: Division of Hearings and Appeals, 608-266-3865
Detailed information: This hearing has been adjourned by the Administrative Law Judge and the hearing has been cancelled. 

Published: 8/8/2018 1:31:24 PM


Monday, November 19

1:00 p.m. to end of agenda
Monday, November 19, 2018
Public hearing for the proposed State Implementation Plan (SIP) revision for interstate transport responsibilities under the Clean Air Act for 2012 PM2.5 National Ambient Air Quality Standard (NAAQS)
State Natural Resources Building (GEF 2), 101 S. Webster St., Room: 613
Madison, Wisconsin 53703 (Dane County)
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Contact: Cami Peterson, 608-267-7546
Detailed information:

The DNR is submitting this SIP revision to the U.S. EPA as required by the federal Clean Air Act (CAA). This submittal addresses Wisconsin's "Good Neighbor" SIP responsibilities for the interstate transport of pollutants under Section 11 0(a)(2)(D)(i)(I) of the CAA for the 2012 Fine Particulate Matter (PM2.5) NAAQS. In this SIP submittal, the DNR provides a weight-of-evidence demonstration that the state of Wisconsin does not contribute significantly to nonattainment in, or interfere with maintenance by, any other state relative to this standard.

Public hearing notice [PDF]
Proposed SIP Revision [PDF]

Published: 10/9/2018 4:08:35 PM


Tuesday, November 20

10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Tuesday, November 20, 2018
Public informational hearing regarding the proposed reissuance of the Wisconsin Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permit for Superior Sewage Disposal System
Spooner DNR Service Center, 810 W. Maple St.
Spooner, Wisconsin 54801 (Washburn County)
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Contact: Sheri Snowbank, 715-635-4131
Detailed information: The Superior Sewage Disposal System is located at Avenue E in Superior. Discharge from the Main Plant is to Superior Bay of Lake Superior. Discharges from the Combined Sewer Treatment Plants (CSTPs) are as follows: CSTP 2 - a slip emptying into Superior Bay of Lake Superior; CSTP 5 - the Nemadji River; CSTP 6 - St. Louis Bay of Lake Superior. The proposed WPDES permit WI-0025593-09 includes a variance to the water quality standard for mercury.
Hearing notice [PDF]
WPDES public notices

Published: 10/1/2018 10:51:58 AM


Wednesday, November 28

10:00 a.m. to end of agenda
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Public informational hearing regarding the proposed reissuance of the Wisconsin Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permit for C Dairy LLC
Grant Town Hall, W3696 Ridge Road
Granton, Wisconsin 54436 (Clark County)
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Contact: Mark Kaczorowski, 715-241-7504
Detailed information: C Dairy, LLC, W4733 County Highway C, Neillsville, is an existing Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation (CAFO) owned and operated by Grassland Dairy Products, Inc. It currently has 2803 animal units and is proposing to expand to 7302 animal units. There are three existing farmsteads located within the Grant and York townships, Clark County. Discharge is to surface water and groundwater within the Lake Arbutus - Black River and Rock Creek - Black River Watersheds.
Hearing notice [PDF]
WPDES public notices

Published: 10/17/2018 11:19:59 AM


 

December 2018

Monday, December 10

10:30 a.m. to end of agenda
Monday, December 10, 2018
Public informational hearing regarding the proposed modification to the Wisconsin Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permit for the Village of Roberts
Baldwin DNR Service Center, 890 Spruce St.
Baldwin, Wisconsin 54002 (St. Croix County)
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Contact: Holly Heldstab, 715-839-1634
Detailed information: The Roberts Wastewater Treatment Facility is located at 750 Highway 65. Discharge is to the East Basin of Twin Lakes located in the Kinnickinnic River Watershed of the St. Croix River Basin in St. Croix County. A notice of intent to modifiy the WPDES permit (WI-0028835-10-1) for the Village of Roberts was issued September 6, 2018. Issues to be considered at the hearing are listed in the hearing notice.
Hearing notice [PDF]
WPDES public notices

Published: 10/18/2018 12:31:04 PM


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Last revised: Monday, August 27, 2018