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Mar 12, 2013

 

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Joyce Wittenberg
Director's Office
406-444-6701

 

Montana Board of Environmental Review to Meet on March 22, 2013

 

Helena – The Montana Board of Environmental Review (BER) will hold a regular meeting on Friday, March 22 in Helena in Room 111 of the Metcalf Building (1520 E 6th Ave) starting at 9 a.m. The public is welcome and encouraged to attend.

Agenda items include a briefing on issues in eastern Montana related to oil and gas development, updates and actions on contested cases before the Board, and consideration of final rules relating to concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFOs). The Board will also hold a public hearing on Butte-Silver Bow County’s request to approve regulations on the control of fine particulate emissions from residential woodstove burning as well as amendments to include the town of Walkerville in the county air program.

For the complete agenda and supporting documents, visit the BER website at www.deq.mt.gov/ber/.

The BER will make reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities who wish to participate in this meeting. Please contact Joyce Wittenberg, Board Secretary, by telephone at (406) 444-2544 or by e-mail at jwittenberg@mt.gov no later than 24 hours prior to the meeting to advise her of the nature of the accommodation you need.

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