Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
Department of Environmental Quality
Informational Meeting - VPA Permit Application - Synagro Central LLC- Buckingham

Meeting Details
Date / Time 11/14/2023  6:00 pm
Type Physical Location Only 
Location Agriculture Service Center Building, 54 Administration Lane, Buckingham, VA 23921 
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
PURPOSE OF NOTICE: To announce an informational public meeting regarding an application to reissue an existing permit that allows the land application of biosolids and water treatment plant residuals in Buckingham County. PUBLIC MEETING: Tuesday, November 14, 2023, at 6:00 pm – in the Agriculture Service Center Building, located at 54 Administration Lane, Buckingham, VA 23921 PURPOSE OF PUBLIC MEETING: For the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) to exchange information with the interested public on technical issues related to the proposed permit reissuance such as: site-specific information that DEQ may consider when drafting the permit reissuance; the standard content of permits; and how the public can provide comment on a draft permit reissuance. PERMIT NUMBER AND NAME: VPA03014 – Synagro Central LLC – Buckingham issued by the DEQ under the authority of the State Water Control Board. NAME AND ADDRESS OF APPLICANT: Synagro Central LLC, 1681 Tappahannock Blvd, Tappahannock, VA 22560. PROJECT DESCRIPTION AND LOCATION: Synagro Central LLC has submitted an application for the reissuance of an existing permit that would authorize the land application of biosolids and water treatment plant residuals as fertilizer to 7,828.0 acres of which 5,154.6 are additional acres of agricultural and silvicultural land at controlled rates protective of water quality and human health. For site-specific information about this application and additional information about the DEQ permitting program for biosolids and water treatment plant residuals visit the following website: PRELIMINARY AND FINAL PERMIT DECISION PROCEDURES: Following the public meeting described in this notice, DEQ may draft a permit reissuance based on information in the application and, if a permit reissuance is drafted, DEQ will publish notice of the draft permit for public comment. That notice will include instructions on how to comment and/or request a public hearing on the draft permit. Based on comments received on the draft permit, DEQ may make a final decision on the permit, or hold a public hearing on the draft permit. The public may review the permit application at the website named above, at the public meeting, by appointment at the DEQ office named below, or may request copies of the documents from the contact person listed below. CONTACT FOR DOCUMENT REQUESTS AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Stephanie L. Bowman, DEQ-BRRO, 901 Russell Drive, Salem, VA 24153, Phone: 540-598-0453; E-mail:
Meeting Scope
Public hearing to receive comment on a proposed stage
General business of the board
Discuss particular regulations / chapters

Contact Information
Name / Title: Stephanie L. Bowman 
Address: 901 Russell Drive
Salem, 24153
Email Address:
Telephone: (540)598-0453    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-