In accordance with OAC rule 901:10-6-01, public notice is hereby given that the Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA) will hold a public meeting regarding the draft Permit to Install (PTI) modification and draft Permit to Operate (PTO) modification that have been issued for the facility called “Pine Valley Ranch LLC” located at 21638 State Route 116 Spencerville, OH 45887 in Van Wert County, Jennings Township in the St. Marys and Auglaize River Watersheds.
An open house and public meeting will be held July 25, 2019 at the Van Wert County Extension Office in the Meeting Room of the Administrative building located at 1055 South Washington Street, Van Wert, Ohio 45891. The open house will begin at 6:30 pm. The public hearing will begin at 7:00 pm to record public comments addressing the criteria applicable to the draft permit modifications noticed herein. The hearing will be recorded to ensure accuracy. Interested parties may appear in person to submit oral or written comments concerning the permits; or may submit written comments to: firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to: Ohio Department of Agriculture, Division of Livestock Environmental Permitting (DLEP), 8995 East Main Street, Reynoldsburg, Ohio 43068; (614)387-0470. Comments must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. on August 1, 2019. Comments received after this date will not be considered. A copy of the draft permit can be obtained by submitting a public records request using the following link: https://agri.ohio.gov/wps/portal/gov/oda/divisions/legal-office/public-records-site-area.