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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
State Water Control Board
Public Meeting - Biosolids Permit Application for Synagro Central, LLC (Sussex County, VA.)

Meeting Details
Date / Time 2/3/2010  7:00 pm
Location Sussex County Judicial Center at 15098 Courthouse Road, Sussex, VA 23884 
Board Website 
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Disability Friendly? Yes       Deaf interpreter available upon request? Yes
Purpose of the meeting
PURPOSE: For DEQ to discuss technical issues related to the permit application submitted by Synagro Central, LLC of Champlain, VA, to apply treated biosolids in Sussex County, VA. “Biosolids” is a term that refers to solid, semisolid, or liquid materials removed from municipal sewage and treated to be suitable for recycling as fertilizer. PROPOSED PERMIT NAME: Virginia Pollution Abatement Permit for Synagro Central, LLC- Sussex County issued by DEQ, under the authority of the State Water Control Board. PROJECT DESCRIPTION: Synagro Central, LLC has applied for a permit to authorize the land application of biosolids to 331 fields in Sussex County, VA, totaling approximately 16,668.6 acres of agricultural and silvicultural land. Four of the fields are owned by W.E. Tomko Jr.; 5 fields owned by Melvin Harrell; 2 fields owned by Evelyn Harrell; 3 fields owned by the Aldon Turner; 1 field owned by George E. & Geraldine M. Smith; 5 fields owned by Sussex Surry LLC; 1 field owned by Sidney Brandon, Jr.; 13 fields owned by Barry Kennedy; 7 fields are owned by Carl Ray Clarke; 30 fields owned by Westervelt Timber LLC; 1 field owned by Lena Richardson; 1 field owned by Rene Williams; 1 field owned by the Steven Hall Trust; 1 field owned by Irene P. Mason; 1 field owned by Rose Margaret Wachsman; 2 fields owned by Donald & Cynthia Dickerson; 3 fields owned by Donna D. Dean & Donald C. Dickerson; 2 fields owned by Jeanne P. Emmerson; 2 fields owned by Judith D. Hilton; 2 fields owned by David & Vernie Wells; 26 fields owned by Paige Prince; 5 fields owned by Susie Dillard; 9 fields owned by Curtis Owen; 17 fields owned by Anne P. Everett; 3 fields owned by G.L. Parson, Jr.; 1 field owned by G.L. Parson, Jr. & Julia Boyd; 1 field owned by Julia Boyd; 1 field owned by Shirley Andrews; 1 field owned by Dale Mauney; 1 field owned by Loretta Mauney; 2 fields owned by Mildred Butts; 5 fields owned by T.H. Rose; 3 fields owned by Alice Paine; 2 fields owned by T.P. Lassell; 5 fields owned by Lance Everett; 13 fields owned by Lance & Randolph Everett; 8 fields owned by L. Stanley Hardaway; 6 fields owned by T.W. Parsons IV; 3 fields owned by Otis Hampton; 2 fields owned by Winfrey Barnes/D. Barnes Hitchcock; 4 fields owned by Clifford Brown; 4 fields owned by Thomas W. Parson III ETA; 8 fields owned by Helen Harrell; 1 field owned by Hugh Harrell; 24 fields owned by Martin F. Harrell; 1 field owned by Martin F. Harrell / Charles Gregory, Jr.; 2 fields owned by Freeman Harrell; 4 fields owned by Nancy Harrell; 2 fields owned by Virginia Simmons. The biosolids will be land applied as a fertilizer at a controlled rate in accordance with a nutrient management plan that will be developed for each site. The applicant proposes to utilize biosolids on farmland without a discharge to surface waters. PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD: February 4, 2010 through March 8, 2010.
Meeting Scope
Public hearing to discuss a proposed change
Discuss particular regulations / chapters
General business

Contact Information
Name / Title: Seth Mullins 
Address: DEQ - Piedmont Regional Office
4949-A Cox Road
Glen Allen, 23060
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Telephone: (804)527-5134    FAX: (804)527-5106    TDD: ()-