The state Department of Environmental Conservation announced this week that, responding to requests from the community, it has again extended the public commentary period for CWM's application to construct and operate a new hazardous landfill at the company's Balmer Road facility. The public can submit comments until Friday, Nov. 21.
Comments may be submitted by mail to Chief Administrative Law Judge James T. McClymonds, NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, Office of Hearings and Mediation Services, 625 Broadway, 1st Floor, Albany, New York 12233-5500. Comments may also be submitted via email to [email protected].
In addition, the date for the filing of petitions for party status is extended from Oct. 20 to Nov. 21. Petitions must be received at the DEC's Office of Hearings and Mediation Services no later than 4 p.m. Nov. 21.