Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
Virginia Waste Management Board
Public Hearing - Celanese Acetate Plant

Meeting Details
Date / Time 7/19/2018  7:00 pm
Location Giles County Technical Center, 1827 Wenonah Avenue, Pearisburg, VA, 24134, 
Board Website 
Agenda document agency has not posted
Minutes document minutes not taken
Disability Friendly? Yes       Deaf interpreter available upon request? Yes
Purpose of the meeting
The Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) will hold a public hearing on a draft permit from DEQ to address the closure of Pond A at the Celanese Acetate Plant in Narrows, Virginia. This proposed permit was prepared in accordance with and includes requirements of the Virginia Solid Waste Management Regulations. This pond is approximately 7.2 acres and was used for the management of coal combustion by-products. It will be closed in place and covered with a geomembrane cap, synthetic drainage layer and vegetated soil layer. The public may review the draft permit at the DEQ office named in the contact below or at the Pearisburg Public Library, 209 Fort Branch Rd, Pearisburg, VA 24134. The comment period runs from June 13, 2018, to August 3, 2018.
Meeting Scope
Public hearing to receive comment on a proposed stage
General business of the board
Discuss particular regulations / chapters

Contact Information
Name / Title: Jenny Poland 
Address: 3019 Peters Creek Road
Roanoke, 24019
Email Address:
Telephone: (540)562-6890    FAX: (540)562-6725    TDD: ()-