Hearing set on Whiteson Landfill
The DEQ has completed work on a draft version. It plans to adopt a final version after reviewing testimony presented orally during the meeting or submitted in writing by 5 p.m. Thursday, March 28.
The draft permit may be viewed at bit.ly/W2jDHL. Written comments should be sent to Holly Pence, DEQ Solid Waste Permit Coordinator, at 2020 S.W. Fourth Ave., Suite 400, Portland, OR 97201, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The small, unlined landfill operated from the early 1970s until 1982. The new permit will replace one issued in 1995.
Additional information may be found at www.deq.state.or.us/nwr/WhitesonLandfill.htm.