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Public meeting and comment period for hazardous waste permit

Announcement of public meeting and comment period for a permit modification issued to the U.S. Army and BAE Systems, for the Radford Army Ammunition Plant located at 4050 Peppers Ferry Road, Radford, VA. The plant has requested a Class 3 permit modification of the facility's Final Permit of a new incinerator complex that will replace the existing hazardous waste incinerators with new, modernized systems and upgraded air pollution control equipment. In addition, this new incinerator complex is designed to reduce the amount of hazardous waste currently open burned under the facility's RCRA Subpart X Permit. The public comment period closes on Sept. 13, 2018. A public meeting will be held on Aug. 30, 2018 at 6 p.m. at the Christiansburg Public Library, 125 Sheltman Street, Christiansburg, VA.

For more information, visit: https://www.deq.virginia.gov/ConnectWithDEQ/EnvironmentalInformation/RadfordArmyAmmunitionPlant.aspx#calendar

From: Ann Regn

Sent: August 23, 2018 at 3:50 pm

DEQ air monitoring for lead in Radford

Results from DEQ's air monitoring for lead between October - December 2017 are now available. The DEQ air monitor on Pepper's Ferry Road in Radford has been taking samples every 6 days since October. Samples during this quarter are well below the standard. The standard for lead is 150 nanograms/cu meter. DEQ reports the maximum reading so far is 22.6 ng/m3, and 12 of the 14 total readings ranged between 1 and 6 ng/m3. Visit www.deq.virginia.gov; key word RAAP air emissions.

From: Ann Regn

Sent: March 21, 2018 at 1:46 pm

Radford Army Ammunition Plant Community Meeting on March 22

The US Army and BAE Systems is hosting a community meeting on Thursday, March 22, to discuss modernization and environmental programs at the Radford Army Ammunition Plant. The meeting will be held at 6:30 PM at the Christiansburg Public Library, 125 Sheltman Street in Christiansburg, VA. Please submit questions to usarmy.radford.peo-eis.list.rfaap-public-affairs@mail.mil

From: Ann Regn

Sent: March 20, 2018 at 2:00 pm

Radford Community meeting to be held on Dec. 14, 2017

The US Army and BAE Systems is hosting a community meeting on Thursday, December 14, to discuss modernization and environmental programs at the Radford Army Ammunition Plant. The meeting will be held at 6:30 PM at the Christiansburg Public Library, 125 Sheltman Street in Christiansburg, VA. For more information, contact charles.e.saks3.civ@mail.mil

From: Ann Regn

Sent: December 04, 2017 at 1:12 pm

Radford Community meeting on August 16, 2017

The US Army and BAE Systems is hosting a community meeting on Wed, August 16, to discuss modernization and environmental programs at the Radford Army Ammunition Plant. The meeting will be held at 6:30 PM at the Christiansburg Public Library, 125 Sheltman Street in Christiansburg, VA. The new commander, Lieutenant Colonel James Scott will attend. For more information, contact charles.e.saks3.civ@mail.mil

From: Ann Regn

Sent: August 07, 2017 at 12:17 pm