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Virtual Public Hearing: Congo Funeral Home Natural Minor Construction Permit

Date & Time:
Tuesday, August 4, 2020
6:00 pm

Location:


, Delaware
Details:

The Division of Air Quality will conduct a public hearing (Docket #2020-P-A-0019) on a natural minor construction permit application for Congo Funeral Home to build a crematory unit at their facility at 100 N. Cleveland Avenue, Wilmington. Public comment period open through Aug. 19, 2020.

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Event Number: 129 968 8282
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Should the permit be issued, the facility will be permitted to emit 0.35 lb/hr and 0.70 TPY of Particulate Matter (PM), 0.19 lb/hr and 0.40 TPY of Sulfur Dioxide (SO2), 0.31 lb/hr and 0.60 TPY of Nitrogen Oxides (NOX), 0.26 lb/hr and 0.50 TPY Carbon Monoxide (CO), and 0.03 lb/hr and 0.05 TPY of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) by Permit# APC-2020/0177-CONSTRUCTION.

Please note that live comments will not be accepted during the virtual hearing. Written comments may be submitted to the Hearing Officer via the online comment form at de.gov/dnreccomments, via email to DNRECHearingComments@delaware.gov, or via USPS to the below address. The Department will accept public comment through Wednesday, August 19, 2020.

Docket #2020-P-A-0019

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Public Hearing Officer

Lisa A. Vest
DNREC Office of the Secretary
89 Kings Highway
Dover, DE 19901

DNREC Exhibits

Exhibit 1: Permit Application

Exhibit 2: Legal Notices of Application (News Journal and State News)

Exhibit 3: Request for Public Hearing Letter

Exhibit 4: Public Hearing Legal Notices (News Journal and State News)

Exhibit 5: Notification of Public Hearing to Requestor

Exhibit 6: Notification of Public Hearing to Concerned Citizens

Exhibit 7: Notification of Public Hearing to Applicant

Exhibit 8: DNREC Division of Air Quality Public Hearing Presentation

Applicant’s Exhibits

Exhibit 1: Congo Funeral Home Presentation

Public Comments

Southwest Civic Assoc., et al., Petitions in Opposition to Permit (7/28/20)

Barbara Howard-Jeffers (7/28/20)

Lynn Little (8/4/2020)

Marie Winchester (8/5/2020)

Karen Washington (8/5/2020)

Brianna Rahaim (8/5/2020)

Karen Stewart (8/5/2020)

Vicki Laws (8/5/2020)


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