MassDEP Public Hearings & Comment Opportunities

Attend a public hearing or provide comment on an environmental regulation, permit or report.

MassDEP Regulations & Policies

DRAFT Revisions to the Waste Site Cleanup regulations: 310 CMR 40.0000, the Massachusetts Contingency Plan (MCP)
Public Comment Period: Ends July 19, 2019
Comment via BWSC.Information@Mass.Gov

Ozone Transport Commission Notice: Public Hearing & Comment Period on Pennsylvania Coal-Fired Power Plant Controls
Public Hearing: August 16, 2019, Philadelphia, PA

Public Comment Period: Ends August 16, 2019
Comment via ozone@otcair.org

MassDEP Reports, Plans & Data

None at this time.

MassDEP Permits & Approvals

Proposed Non-Major Comprehensive Plan Approval: Somerset Water Pollution Control Facility, Somerset
Public Comment Period: Ends July 22, 2019 
Comment via the EEA ePlace Public Access Portal
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Joint Public Notice: Draft NPDES Permit for the Town of Great Barrington Wastewater Treatment Facility, Great Barrington (MA0101524)
Public Comment Period: Ends July 22, 2019

Joint Public Notice: Draft NPDES Permit for the Lenox Wastewater Treatment Plant, Lenox (MA0100935)
Public Comment Period: Ends July 22, 2019

Joint Public Notice: Draft NPDES Permit for the Lee Wastewater Treatment Plant, Lee  (MA0100153)
Public Comment Period: Ends July 22, 2019

Joint Public Notice of Draft NPDES Permit for Haverhill Water Pollution Abatement Facility (MA0101621)
Public Comment Period has been extended: Ends July 23, 2019

Joint Public Notice: Draft NPDES permit for Greater Lawrence Sanitary District (GLSD) (MA0100447)
Public Comment Period has been extended: Ends July 23, 2019

Joint Public Notice: Draft NPDES Permit for Lowell Regional Wastewater Utility (MA0100633)
Public Comment Period has been extended: Ends July 23, 2019

Joint Public Notice: Draft NPDES Permit for New England Detroit Diesel-Allison, Inc., Wakefield (MA0026247)
Public Comment Period: Ends July 25, 2019

Combined Sewer Overflow Discharges to Alewife Brook/Upper Mystic River
(Tentative Determination and Fact Sheet)
Public Hearing: July 18, 2019, 1:00-4:00 p.m.
MassDEP, One Winter Street, Boston, MA 02108
Public Comment Period has been extended: Ends July 26, 2019
Comment via DEP.Talks@mass.gov ("CSO Variance Comments" in subject line)

Combined Sewer Overflow Discharges to the Charles River Basin
(Tentative Determination and Fact Sheet)
Public Hearing: July 18, 2019, 1:00-4:00 p.m.
MassDEP, One Winter Street, Boston, MA 02108
Public Comment Period has been extended: Ends July 26, 2019
Comment via DEP.Talks@mass.gov ("CSO Variance Comments" in subject line)

Draft Groundwater Discharge Permit for Campbell-Purcell WWTF, Eastham
Public Comment Period: Ends July 26, 2019
Comment via DEP.Talks@mass.gov

Draft Groundwater Discharge Permit for The Village at Sawmill Woods, Plymouth
Public Comment Period: Ends July 26, 2019
Comment via DEP.Talks@mass.gov

Draft Groundwater Discharge Permit for The Corporate Center, Weston
Public Comment Period: Ends July 26, 2019
Comment via DEP.Talks@mass.gov

Proposed Non-Major Comprehensive Plan Approval: Interprint Inc., Pittsfield
Public Comment Period: Ends August 9, 2019 
Comment via the EEA ePlace Public Access Portal
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Draft Groundwater Discharge Permit for Chases Ocean Grove, Dennisport
Public Comment Period: Ends August 9, 2019
Comment via DEP.Talks@mass.gov

Draft Groundwater Discharge Permit for The Meadows at Dover
Public Comment Period: Ends August 9, 2019
Comment via DEP.Talks@mass.gov

Draft Groundwater Discharge Permit for Longview Apartments, Georgetown
Public Comment Period: Ends August 9, 2019
Comment via DEP.Talks@mass.gov

Draft Groundwater Discharge Permit for Village Green, Littleton
Public Comment Period: Ends August 9, 2019
Comment via DEP.Talks@mass.gov

Proposed Non-Major Comprehensive Plan Approval: IXYS Integrated Circuits Division LLC, Beverly
Public Comment Period: Ends August 12, 2019 
Comment via the EEA ePlace Public Access Portal
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Proposed Brayton Point Power Station Emissions Offsets for Permitting of Offshore Wind Energy Projects
Public Hearing: August 13, 2019
Public Comment Period: Ends August 13, 2019

Proposed Non-Major Comprehensive Plan Approval: Massachusetts Port Authority, Boston
Public Comment Period: Ends August 16, 2019 
Comment via the EEA ePlace Public Access Portal
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Draft Operating Permit Renewal: Chicopee Electric Light, Chicopee
Public Comment Period: Ends August 23, 2019

Joint Public Notice: Draft NPDES Permit for Specialty Minerals, Inc., Adams (MA0005991)
Public Comment Period has been extended: Ends September 3, 2019

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