Public Comment Periods

The documents listed in the links above may not be included in the list below.

Click the link below for major open comment periods with instructions on how to enter comments and attachments. 

DEQ Electronic Public Comment Site

 

DEQ will not respond to comments that are threatening, defamatory, libelous, slanderous, or discriminatory in nature.


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Notice of opportunity for public comment on the feasibility study report and proposed plan for the Mission Wye Comprehensive Environmental Cleanup and Responsibility Act (CECRA - state superfund) Facility.

11:59 p.m. on July 6, 2019

FS Report
Proposed Plan
Fact Sheet
Heather Foslund
P.O. Box 200901
Helena, MT  59602
Email: hfoslund@mt.gov
Notice of opportunity for public comment on the BNSF Railway Company Class 3 Permit Modification Request for their hazardous waste permit at the former tie treating plant in Paradise, Montana. July 16, 2019 Application for Class 3 Part B Permit Modification

Ann Kron
MT DEQ WUTMB
P.O. Box 200901
Helena, MT 59620
Email: DEQHazWaste@mt.gov

 

Notice of opportunity for public comment on the Proposed Project Priority Lists and Intended Use Plans for State Fiscal Year 2020 for the Drinking Water and the Water Pollution Control State Revolving Fund Loan Program. The Project Priority Lists identify projects that are eligible to be funded with loan monies authorized and appropriated to the State of Montana through Federal Fiscal Year 2020 5:00 p.m. July 2, 2019

Public Notice

Mark Smith
Drinking Water Revolving Fund Program Manager
or
Mike Abrahamson
Water Pollution Control Revolving Fund Program Manager

P.O. Box 200901
Helena, MT  59620

Notice of opportunity for public comment on the Proposed Plan for the Joslyn Street Tailings CECRA Facility 11:59 p.m. July 1, 2019

Press Release

Fact Sheet

Proposed Plan

Feasibility Study

Scott Owen
MT DEQ CECRA
P.O. Box 200901
Helena, MT  59620

 

Email: sowen2@mt.gov

Notice of Scoping Meeting for preparation of an Environmental Impact Statement for an application submitted by Michael and Magdalena Adkins for Solid Waste Management System license for a new Class III monofill for the disposal of waste tires.

June 6, 2019

Press Release

Application Submittal

Update Submittal

 

 

Scoping comments may be submitted at the public meeting, electronically (AdkinsMonofillEIS@mt.gov), or by postal mail to the following address:

Jen Lane
Department of Environmental Quality
P.O. Box 200901
Helena, MT 59620-0901

 

 

Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Proposed Black Butte Copper Mine in Meagher County

The Department will accept public comment through Friday, May 10, 2019

To be guaranteed consideration, written comments must be postmarked on or before 5 p.m. 

Press Release

Draft EIS

Craig Jones
MT DEQ
PO Box 200901
Helena, MT 59601

 

 

Submission of an Administrative Request to the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to exclude certain ambient air monitoring data from regulatory review

The Department will accept public comment for 30 days beginning on Thursday, February 21, 2019 through Saturday, March 23, 2019

To be guaranteed consideration, written comments must be postmarked on or before 5 p.m. 

PUBLIC NOTICE

LIBBY 2017 EXCEPTIONAL EVENTS

Kristen Martin
Air Quality Bureau
MT DEQ
PO Box 200901
Helena, MT 59620-0901

OR

KMartin@mt.gov

Redesignation of the Libby particulate matter smaller than 10 microns (PM10) nonattainment area to attainment and a proposed Libby Attainment Area Maintenance Plan.  

The Libby PM10 nonattainment area has attained the 1987 PM10 National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS).  The Department has provided a demonstration that the area has attained and will maintain compliance with the 1987 PM10 NAAQS.

The Department will accept public comment for 30 days beginning on Thursday, February 21, 2019 through Saturday, March 23, 2019

To be guaranteed consideration, written comments must be postmarked on or before 5 p.m. 

PUBLIC NOTICE

LIBBY PM10 REDESIGNATION REQUEST

Liz Ulrich, Policy & Planning
Air Quality Bureau
MT DEQ
PO Box 200901
Helena, MT 59620-0901

OR

EUlrich2@mt.gov

Redesignation of the Kalispell particulate matter smaller than 10 microns (PM10) nonattainment area to attainment and a proposed Kalispell attainment area Maintenance Plan. 

The Kalispell PM10 nonattainment area has attained the 1987 PM10 National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS).  The Department has provided a demonstration that the area has attained and will maintain compliance with the 1987 PM10 NAAQS.

The Department will accept public comment for 30 days beginning on Thursday, February 21, 2019 through Saturday, March 23, 2019

To be guaranteed consideration, written comments must be postmarked on or before 5 p.m. 

PUBLIC NOTICE

KALISPELL PM10 REDESIGNATION REQUEST

 

Liz Ulrich, Policy & Planning
Air Quality Bureau
MT DEQ
PO Box 200901
Helena, MT 59620-0901

OR

EUlrich2@mt.gov

Redesignation of the Columbia Falls particulate matter smaller than 10 microns (PM10) nonattainment area to attainment and a proposed Columbia Falls Attainment Area Maintenance Plan.

The Columbia Falls PM10 nonattainment area has attained the 1987 PM10 National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS).  The Department has provided a demonstration that the area has attained and will maintain compliance with the 1987 PM10 NAAQS.

The Department will accept public comment for 30 days beginning on Thursday, February 21, 2019 through Saturday, March 23, 2019

To be guaranteed consideration, written comments must be postmarked on or before 5 p.m. 

PUBLIC NOTICE

COLUMBIA FALLS PM10 REDESIGNATION REQUEST

 

Liz Ulrich, Policy & Planning
Air Quality Bureau
MT DEQ
PO Box 200901
Helena, MT 59620-0901

OR

EUlrich2@mt.gov 
 

Notice of opportunity for public comment on the Environmental Control Easement Application submitted by Loveland Products, Inc., located in Lockwood, Montana

March 11, 2019

Public Notice

Environmental Control Easement Application

Ann Kron
DEQ
Waste Management and Remediation Division
P.O. Box 200901
Helena, MT 59620-0901

or electronically via e-mail to: DEQHazWaste@mt.gov