In accordance with OAC rule 901:10-6-01, public notice is hereby given that the Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA) is accepting comments and will hold a public meeting on a draft Permit to Install (PTI) and a draft Permit to Operate (PTO) for the proposed facility called “Triple V Pork LLC” which would be located at 18489 Road F-18, Continental, Ohio 45831 in Putnam County, Palmer Township in the Auglaize Watershed. If the final permits are issued, the PTI would be valid for two years and the PTO would be valid for five years.
The public meeting will be held on Tuesday June 16, 2020 via teleconference in accordance with Section 12 of Ohio House Bill 197. The public meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m. to record oral comments limited to the criteria applicable to the permits noticed herein. Instructions for accessing the public meeting via teleconference can be found here: https://agri.ohio.gov/wps/portal/gov/oda/divisions/livestock-environmental-permitting/news-and-events/triple%2Bv%2Bpork%2Bmeeting%2Binstructions. Those individuals planning to make oral comments must register with ODA by 5:00 p.m. on June 16, 2020. The registration form to submit oral comments can be found here: https://agri.ohio.gov/wps/portal/gov/oda/divisions/livestock-environmental-permitting/news-and-events/triple%2Bv%2Bpork%2Bregistration. Completed registration forms shall be submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. A recording of the public meeting will be made to ensure accuracy.
Interested parties may also submit oral or written comments concerning the permits to: Ohio Department of Agriculture, Division of Livestock Environmental Permitting (DLEP), 8995 East Main Street, Reynoldsburg, Ohio 43068; 614-387-0470, or email@example.com. Comments must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday June 23, 2020.
A copy of the draft permits 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.
The Division of Livestock Environmental Permitting maintains an “interested parties” list for each Ohio county as well as a statewide list for notification of all draft permits. If you would like to be added to either or both lists, please send a request to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 614-387-0470