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General Notice
Public Comment Opportunity- Draft permit from the Department of Environmental Quality to limit air pollution emitted by a facility in Henrico County, Virginia.
Date Posted: 4/4/2022
Expiration Date: 5/7/2022
Submitted to Registrar for publication: YES
30 Day Comment Forum closed. Began on 4/6/2022 and ended 5/6/2022

Purpose of notice: To seek public comment on a draft permit from the Department of Environmental Quality to limit air pollution emitted by a facility in Henrico County, Virginia.

Public comment period: April 6, 2022 to May 6, 2022

Permit name: Federal Operating Permit issued by DEQ, under the authority of the Air Pollution Control Board

Applicant name and address: BFI Waste Systems of Virginia, LLC, 2001 Charles City Rd, Richmond, VA 23231

Facility name, address and registration number: Old Dominion Landfill; 2001 Charles City Rd., Henrico, VA; Reg# PRO51227

Project description: BFI Waste Systems of Virginia, LLC has applied for renewal of the permit for Old Dominion Landfill. The facility is located between Charles City Road and the CSX railroad tracks in Henrico County, Virginia. The facility is classified as a major source of air pollution. The permit would allow the source to operate a municipal solid waste landfill.

HOW TO COMMENT AND/OR REQUEST A PUBLIC HEARING: DEQ accepts comments and requests for public hearing by hand-delivery, e-mail, fax or postal mail. All comments and requests must be in writing and be received by DEQ during the comment period. Submittals must include the names, mailing addresses and telephone numbers of the commenter/requester and of all persons represented by the commenter/requester. A request for public hearing must also include: 1) The reason why a public hearing is requested. 2) A brief, informal statement regarding the nature and extent of the interest of the requester or of those represented by the requestor, including how and to what extent such interest would be directly and adversely affected by the permit. 3) Specific references, where possible, to terms and conditions of the permit with suggested revisions. Please note this draft permit is being concurrently reviewed as a proposed permit by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. A public hearing may be held, including another comment period, if public response is significant, based on individual requests for a public hearing, and there are substantial, disputed issues relevant to the permit.

Contact for public comments, document requests and additional information: Alison Sinclair; Piedmont Regional Office, 4949-A Cox Rd, Glen Allen, VA 23060; Phone: (804) 489-1008; E-mail:; Fax: (804) 698-4178. The public may review the draft permit and application at the DEQ office named above or may request copies of the documents from the contact person listed above.

Contact Information
Name / Title: Alison Sinclair 
Address: 4949-A Cox Rd
Glen Allen, 23060
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)489-1008    FAX: (804)698-4178    TDD: ()-