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Public hearings calendar

Public hearings are meetings in which the public is invited to speak on the record about an issue. If you are unable to attend a hearing in person, you can also submit written comments on most public hearing issues.

Note: Beginning Sept. 1, 2016 comments on proposed administrative rules will be accepted through the Wisconsin Legislature’s website at docs.legis.wisconsin.gov/code. All submitted comments will be sent to the appropriate agency rules coordinators. It is necessary to include contact information in your submitted comments if you wish to receive a response. The previous administrative rules website "health.wisconsin.gov/admrules/public/Home" was decommissioned on Sept. 1.

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January 2018

Monday, January 22

CONNECTCONNECT
9:00 a.m. to end of agenda
Monday, January 22, 2018
Public hearing on the draft redesignation request and maintenance plan for the Sheboygan County nonattainment area for the 2008 ozone NAAQS
State Natural Resources Building (GEF 2), 101 S. Webster St., Room: 513
Madison, Wisconsin 53703 (Dane County)
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Contact: Angie Dickens, 608-264-8861
Detailed information: The DNR will hold a public hearing on its draft redesignation request and maintenance plan for the Sheboygan County nonattainment area for the 2008 ozone National Ambient Air Quality Standard (NAAQS). Comments on this proposed SIP submittal should be received on or before Feb. 1, 2018. Written comments may be submitted by U.S. mail, fax, or email and will have the same weight and effect as oral statements presented at the public hearing.

Published: 12/20/2017 6:04:46 PM


CONNECTCONNECT
1:00 p.m. to end of agenda
Monday, January 22, 2018
Public informational hearing regarding the proposed issuance of Wisconsin Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (WPDES) permit WI-0066265-01 to Legend Farms Dairy LLC, located at E3470 County Road F, Town of West Kewaunee, Kewaunee County
Kewaunee County Fairgrounds Expo Hall, 625 Third St.
Luxemburg, Wisconsin 54217 (Kewaunee County)
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Contact: Casey Jones, 920-303-5426
Detailed information: Legend Farms Dairy LLC is an existing dairy operation that has expanded to the size that requires WPDES permit coverage. Discharge is to surface water and groundwater within the East Twin River Watershed.
Hearing notice
WPDES public notices

Published: 12/19/2017 12:24:27 PM


CONNECTCONNECT
2:30 p.m. to end of agenda
Monday, January 22, 2018
Public informational hearing regarding the proposed reissuance of Wisconsin Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (WPDES) permit WI-0065013-02 to Hall's Calf Ranch, located at E2304 County Road F, Town of Montpelier, Kewaunee County
Kewaunee County Fairgrounds Expo Hall, 625 Third St.
Luxemburg, Wisconsin 54217 (Kewaunee County)
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Contact: Casey Jones, 920-303-5426
Detailed information: Hall's Calf Ranch is an existing Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation (CAFO). The operation has no plans to expand over the next 5-year permit term. Discharge is to surface water and groundwater within the East Twin River Watershed.
Hearing notice
WPDES public notices

Published: 12/19/2017 12:24:27 PM


Tuesday, January 23

CONNECTCONNECT
1:00 p.m. to end of agenda
Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Notice of Pending Application/Public Hearing for Proposed Intake Structure and Water Diversion from Mike Bremmer, 6200 West Good Hope Road, Milwaukee, for an after-the-fact permit to divert water from Lincoln Creekand to place an intake structure on the bed of Lincoln Creek.
Brown Deer Public Library, 5600 West Bradley Road, Room: Community Room
Brown Deer, Wisconsin 53223 (Milwaukee County)
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Contact: Joshua Wied, 262-574-2132
Detailed information: This project involves the replacement of an intake pipe and the after-the-fact request for irrigation withdrawal from Lincoln Creek. The hearing will be a public informational hearing where members of the public can learn more about the proposed activity and submit written or oral comments about the waterway and project.
Hearing notice [PDF]

Published: 1/16/2018 4:18:20 PM


Monday, January 29

CONNECTCONNECT
10:00 a.m. to end of agenda
Monday, January 29, 2018
Public Hearing for Proposed Bridge over the Manitowish River, Town of Manitowish Waters, Vilas County
Manitowish Waters Town Hall, 5733 Airport Road
Manitowish Waters, Wisconsin 54545 (Vilas County)
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Contact: Jeff Pennucci, 715-365-8949
Detailed information: The project consists of constructing a 182 feet long, 10 feet wide clear span pedestrian bridge across the Manitowish river. The bridge is proposed to be supported by concrete abutments set atop helical pilings, and will span from upland to upland on each side of the river. The bridge clearance over the river is proposed to be approximately 8 feet during normal water levels.
Hearing notice [PDF]

Published: 1/12/2018 12:07:05 PM


 

February 2018

Monday, February 5

CONNECTCONNECT
1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Monday, February 05, 2018
Public informational hearing regarding the proposed reissuance of Wisconsin Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (WPDES) permit WI-0020257-09 to the City of Prairie du Chien Wastewater Treatment Facility, located at 400 West Lockwood St., Prairie du Chien, Crawford County
Crawford County Courthouse, 220 N Beaumont Road, Room: Room 215
Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin 53821 (Crawford County)
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Contact: Phillip Spranger, 608-273-5969
Detailed information: The proposed permit includes a variance to the water quality standard for mercury. Discharge is to unnamed channel east of the East Channel of the Mississippi River in the Rush Creek Watershed of the Bad Axe - La Crosse River Basin in Crawford County.
Hearing notice
WPDES public notices

Published: 12/19/2017 12:24:27 PM


Tuesday, February 20

CONNECTCONNECT
9:30 a.m. to end of agenda
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Prehearing conference in the matter of wetland individual permit issued to Meteor Timber LLC, for wetland fill or disturbance near Rudd Creek, in the Town of Grant, Monroe County
Division of Hearings and Appeals, 5005 University Ave., Room: Suite 201
Madison, Wisconsin 53705 (Dane County)
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Contact: Division of Hearings and Appeals, 608-266-3865
Detailed information: The Department of Natural Resources issued a preliminary permit decision, pursuant to Wis. Stat. 281.36, granting Meteor Timber's permit application to fill 16.25 acres of wetlands for the purposes of constructing a dry plant processing facility and an associated transload facility for the shipment of industrial sand.On June 19, 2017, Clean Wisconsin submitted a petition for a contested case hearing to review the decision and, on July 19, 2017, the DNR granted the request for a hearing.
Prehearing conference and contested case hearing notice [PDF]

Published: 1/5/2018 12:27:19 PM


Monday, February 26

CONNECTCONNECT
9:00 a.m. to end of agenda
Monday, February 26, 2018
Contested case hearing in the matter of wetland individual permit issued to Meteor Timber LLC, for wetland fill or disturbance near Rudd Creek, in the Town of Grant, Monroe County
F&M Bank, 1001 Superior Ave.
Tomah, Wisconsin 54660 (Monroe County)
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Contact: Division of Hearings and Appeals, 608-266-3865
Detailed information: The Department of Natural Resources issued a preliminary permit decision, pursuant to Wis. Stat. 281.36, granting Meteor Timber's permit application to fill 16.25 acres of wetlands for the purposes of constructing a dry plant processing facility and an associated transload facility for the shipment of industrial sand.On June 19, 2017, Clean Wisconsin submitted a petition for a contested case hearing to review the decision and, on July 19, 2017, the DNR granted the request for a hearing.  The contested case hearing will run through March 2, 2018
Prehearing conference and contested case hearing notice [PDF]

Published: 1/5/2018 12:27:19 PM


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