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January 2021

Monday, January 25

Public informational hearing regarding the proposed reissuance of the Wisconsin Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (WPDES) permit for Maple Grove Estates Sanitary District
Date: Monday, January 25, 2021
Time: 10:00 a.m. to end of agenda
Meeting Type: Online and/or Conference Call (see detailed information)
Contact: Phillip Spranger, 608-516-3700
Detailed information:

Maple Grove Estates Sanitary District is located at W4263 Ceresa Drive, West Salem, WI, 54669, with a discharge to wetland tributary to Pleasant Valley Creek in the Lower La Crosse River Watershed of the Bad Axe - La Crosse Rivers Basin located in La Crosse County. The proposed permit contains a variance to the water quality standards for Chloride.

The hearing will take place remotely via Zoom.

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Join by phone: 1-312-626-6799
Meeting ID: 948 4325 9141

For questions on how to connect remotely, please contact Stephen Nehring (608-261-6406 or Stephen.Nehring@wisconsin.gov).

Public Hearing Notice [PDF]
WPDES Public Notices

Published: 12/17/2020 2:55:30 PM


Public hearing on a permanent rule (AM-20-18) to revise chs. NR 400, 419, 421, 422, 423, 425, 439, and 484, relating to implementing reasonably available control technology (RACT) to limit volatile organic compound (VOC) emissions from miscellaneous metal and plastic parts coatings and miscellaneous industrial adhesives
Date: Monday, January 25, 2021
Time: 2:00 p.m. to end of agenda
Meeting Type: Online and/or Conference Call (see detailed information)
Contact: Olivia Salmon, 608-264-9219
Detailed information:

This public hearing will take place virtually via Zoom.

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Meeting ID: 960 9039 0697

The public has the opportunity to testify at the hearing. Registration will take place by completing a Hearing Appearance Form [PDF]. Pre-registration is strongly encouraged if you plan to provide spoken comments during the hearing. To pre-register, please download and complete the fillable Hearing Appearance Form [PDF] and send it to OliviaE.Salmon@wisconsin.gov.

Public Hearing Notice [PDF]
Proposed Permanent Administrative Rules

Published: 12/17/2020 2:48:06 PM


Tuesday, January 26

Public information hearing regarding the proposed reissuance of the Wisconsin Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (WPDES) permit for the Village of Lime Ridge
Date: Tuesday, January 26, 2021
Time: 11:00 a.m. to end of agenda
Meeting Type: Online and/or Conference Call (see detailed information)
Contact: Jennifer Jerich, 920-387-7886
Detailed information:

The Village of Lime Ridge operates a recirculating sand filter wastewater treatment plant providing treatment to a combination of domestic and some commercial wastewater. Located on East Maple Ave, Lime Ridge, Wisconsin and discharging to Narrows Creek in Sauk County. This proposed permit contains a variance to the water quality standards for Phosphorus.

This hearing will take place remotely via Zoom.

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Meeting ID: 996 3727 3140

For questions on how to connect remotely, please contact Stephen Nehring (608-261-6406 or Stephen.Nehring@wisconsin.gov).

Public Hearing Notice [PDF]
WPDES Public Notices

Published: 12/17/2020 3:01:59 PM


Friday, January 29

Public informational hearing regarding the proposed modification of the Wisconsin Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (WPDES) permit for Kinnard Farms Inc. (Permit No.WI-0059536-04-1)
Date: Friday, January 29, 2021
Time: 10:00 a.m. to end of agenda
Meeting Type: Online and/or Conference Call (see detailed information)
Contact: James Salscheider, 920-367-3007
Detailed information:

Kinnard Farms Inc. is located at E2675 County Road S Casco, WI, with discharge to surface water and groundwater within the Kewaunee River watershed and Lake Michigan Drainage Basin. Kinnard Farms Inc. is an existing Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation in Kewaunee, WI.

This hearing will take place virtually via Zoom.  You must pre-register for the hearing. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. Register now [exit DNR]

Public Hearing Notice [PDF]
WPDES Permits on Public Notice

Published: 1/14/2021 11:54:24 AM


 

February 2021

Tuesday, February 2

Public hearing on emergency rule EmR2048 (FH-12-20(E)) to revise chapters NR 20 and 25 relating to fish harvest in Lake Superior
Date: Tuesday, February 02, 2021
Time: 6:00 p.m. to end of agenda
Meeting Type: Online and/or Conference Call (see detailed information)
Contact: Meredith Penthorn, 608-316-0080
Detailed information:

This rule addresses cisco and lake trout quotas and harvest limits for Lake Superior sport and commercial fisheries. The public hearing will take place virtually via Zoom.

The public has the opportunity to testify at the hearing. Registration will take place at the hearing by completing a Hearing Appearance form [PDF]. Pre-registration is strongly encouraged if you plan to provide spoken comments during the hearing. To pre-register, please download and complete the fillable Hearing Appearance form [PDF] and send it to Meredith.Penthorn@wisconsin.gov.

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Meeting ID: 851 4778 5388

Public Hearing Notice [PDF]
Proposed Emergency Administrative Rules

Published: 1/4/2021 4:12:45 PM


Monday, February 15

Public hearing to receive public comments on the air pollution control permit application submitted by Outagamie County Landfill, including plans and specifications for the renewal of 445012370-P21 for the operation of a municipal solid waste landfill
Date: Monday, February 15, 2021
Time: 1:00 p.m. to end of agenda
Meeting Type: Online and/or Conference Call (see detailed information)
Contact: Marcus Hellenbrand, 608-400-2872
Detailed information:

Outagamie County Landfill, located at 1419 Holland Road, Appleton, Outagamie County, Wisconsin, FID 445012370, submitted to the DNR a permit application, including plans and specifications for the renewal of 445012370-P21 for the operation of a municipal solid waste landfill.

Air pollution control Part 70 source operation permit renewal no. 445012370-P30.

The DNR has prepared an analysis and made a preliminary determination that the application meets state and federal air pollution control requirements and that the permit may be approved. This is a preliminary determination and does not constitute a final approval from the Air Management Program or any other DNR sections which may also require a review of the project.

This hearing will take place virtually via Skype.
Public Hearing Notice [PDF]

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Join by phone: 1-866-715-6499, passcode 1970504330#

Published: 1/7/2021 12:38:34 PM


Note: Actual hearing end times may be earlier or later than scheduled. Hearing dates and times are subject to change. Please verify meeting dates and times prior to attendance.

Last revised: Wednesday, December 16, 2020