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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.
Event Number: 129 968 8282
Dial-in Number: 1-408-418-9388
Closed-captioning available by request if made at least 7 days before the event.
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.
Lisa A. Vest
DNREC Office of the Secretary
89 Kings Highway
Dover, DE 19901
Exhibit 1: Permit Application
Exhibit 3: Request for Public Hearing Letter
Exhibit 5: Notification of Public Hearing to Requestor
Exhibit 7: Notification of Public Hearing to Applicant
Exhibit 1: Congo Funeral Home Presentation
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)