SC DHEC – Greenpointe
South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC)
NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING
PROPOSED GREENPOINTE CLASS 2 LANDFILL EXPANSION
500 Hamlin Road, Easley, South Carolina
DHEC has received a permit application from Wasteco, Inc. for a proposed lateral and vertical expansion at the Greenpointe Class 2 Landfill. DHEC has determined that the application meets all technical requirements of the solid waste regulations. A draft permit has been written and is open for public comment through March 5, 2021. Please visit our webpage at www.scdhec.gov/Greenpointe to view the draft permit, permit application, solid waste regulations and additional information. The webpage is updated and includes information on the public meeting that will be held. In order to participate in the virtual meeting, you will need to visit the webpage and register to attend so that we will have your contact information.
DHEC will hold a virtual public meeting on the proposed landfill expansion. This event will be held using an online platform in a live-event setting to allow involvement in DHEC’s permitting process while following local and state guidelines for social distancing and avoiding group gatherings. Interested persons can join the events remotely using a phone or computer. Comments and questions made during the events will be heard by others who are participating. Information on how to join the virtual meeting is typically sent out the day of the meeting. Please register at the above webpage in order to receive information about how to participate in the meeting.
The public meeting will be held on February 18, 2021, at 6:30 p.m. The Department will provide a short presentation and then hold a Q&A session afterwards as part of the meeting.
If you are unable to access the webpage, or have questions about participating, please call (803) 898-1339 no later than 3 days prior to the event. A recording of the public meeting will be posted on the webpage prior to the end of the comment period. All comments will be considered before a final decision is made. Comments on the draft permit may also be submitted by email or US Mail to:
Justin Koon, SC DHEC BLWM │ 2600 Bull Street │ Columbia, SC 29201