MassDEP Public Hearings & Comment Opportunities

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MassDEP Regulations & Policies

310 CMR 19.061: Solid Waste Management Emergency Amendments
Effective March 30, 2022, these amendments enable MassDEP to respond immediately to an outbreak of infectious disease in animals (such as avian influenza).
Public Comment Period: Ends May 20, 2022
Public Notice: English | Español | 中文 | Kreyòl Ayisyen | Português | Tiếng Việt

310 CMR 7.75: Proposed Clean Energy Standard Amendments
MassDEP has proposed amendments that would provide regulated entities with additional certainty on the need to accelerate the schedule for decarbonizing the electricity supply.
Virtual Public Hearings (2): May 24, 2022
Public Comment Period: Ends June 3, 2022
Public Notice: English | Español | 中文 | 中文(繁體) | Kreyòl Ayisyen | ភាសាខ្មែរ | Português | Tiếng Việt

MassDEP Reports, Plans & Data

MassDEP Permits & Approvals

Proposed Non-Major Comprehensive Plan Approval: Canal Generating LLC, Sandwich
Public Comment Period: Ends May 20, 2022
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Proposed Non-Major Comprehensive Plan Approval: James Hardie Building Products Inc., Westfield
Public Comment Period: Ends May 21, 2022
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Draft Groundwater Discharge Permit: Westleton Hill Works, Westford
Public Comment Period: Ends May 24, 2022

Draft Groundwater Discharge Permit: Mayflower WWTF (Omega Healthcare), Yarmouth
Public Comment Period: Ends May 24, 2022

Draft Water Management Act Permit Modification for Woodland Golf Club, Newton 4/25/2022
Public Comment Period: Ends May 24, 2022

Draft Water Management Act Permit Transfer and Renewal for United Cape Cod Cranberry 4/25/2022
Public Comment Period: Ends May 24, 2022

EPA Public Notice of Draft NPDES Dewatering and Remediation General Permit (MAG910000)
Public Comment Period: Ends May 26, 2022
MassDEP Public Notice of Draft NPDES Dewatering and Remediation General Permit (MAG910000)
Public Comment Period: Ends May 26, 2022

Proposed Non-Major Comprehensive Plan Approval: Solutia Inc., Springfield
Public Comment Period: Ends May 30, 2022
Public Notice | Fact Sheet
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MassDEP Public Notice of Draft Water Quality Certificate: Gloucester Water Pollution Control Facility (MA0100625)
EPA Draft Permit for Gloucester Water Pollution Control Facility
Public Comment Period: Ends May 31, 2022

Proposed Non-Major Comprehensive Plan Approval: Cyalume Technologies Inc., West Springfield
Public Comment Period: Ends June 8, 2022
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Draft Groundwater Discharge Permit: Asbury Camp Meeting Association, Hamilton
Public Comment Period: Ends June 10, 2022

Draft Groundwater Discharge Permit: MFN Regional Wastewater District, Norton
Public Comment Period: Ends June 10, 2022

Pre-Public Comment Draft Permits & Approvals

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