News Release 174

Department of Natural Resources to hold public awareness session Oct. 10 for Eagle Ridge Landfill

Volume 39-174 (For Immediate Release)
For more information: 573-751-1010

The Missouri Department of Natural Resources will hold a public awareness session on the permitting process for the proposed expansion of Eagle Ridge Landfill in Pike County.

The session will be held on Thursday, Oct. 10 at 6:30 p.m. in the Elementary School Multi-Purpose Room at the Bowling Green R-1 School, 700 West Adams St., Bowling Green. Representatives from the department and Eagle Ridge Landfill will be available to take comments and answer questions.

The department reviews all applications submitted by cities, counties and private owners to ensure that solid waste landfills are properly designed and constructed. This public session will explain the application review process and the approximate time-line for ruling on the permit application.

Individuals requiring special services or accommodations to attend the meeting should contact Darrell Hartley, P.E., Missouri Department of Natural Resources’ Solid Waste Management Program, P.O. Box 176, Jefferson City, MO 65102-0176, or call 573-526-3940 or 1-800-361-4827 two weeks before the meeting.