Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
State Water Control Board
Public Informational Briefing on the Eastern Shore

Meeting Details
Date / Time 4/30/2019  6:00 pm
Location Nandua High School,
26350 Lankford Highway,
Onley, Virginia 23418 
Board Website 
Agenda document agency has not posted
Minutes document minutes not taken
Disability Friendly? Yes       Deaf interpreter available upon request? Yes
Purpose of the meeting
DEQ will host a public information briefing. DEQ has prepared 54 draft groundwater withdrawal permits for poultry facilities currently operating under Consent Special Orders in Accomack County, Virginia. This will be an informational briefing on the draft permits and the permitting process. DEQ will present an overview on recent groundwater withdrawal permit activity for these facilities on the Eastern Shore. DEQ staff will discuss how permit applications are evaluated, the results of the evaluations, what is included in a groundwater permit, and the next steps in the process. After the presentation, attendees will have an opportunity to ask questions. Questions and comments made during this informational briefing will not be part of the official public comment record. However, a public comment period for each draft permit will be initiated at a specified time. More details concerning the public comment period, as well as upcoming public hearings on the draft permits, will be provided at the Public Information Briefing. Questions regarding the informational briefing should be directed to DEQ staff person listed below.
Meeting Scope
Public hearing to receive comment on a proposed stage
General business of the board
Discuss particular regulations / chapters

Contact Information
Name / Title: Joseph Grist 
Address: 1111 E. Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, 23218
Email Address:
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