Meyers landfill plan comment period extended | TahoeDailyTribune.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Meyers landfill plan comment period extended

Staff Reports
Old Meyers Landfill is seen. / Dan Thrift / Tahoe Daily Tribune
ALL |

U.S. Forest Service officials of the Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit have agreed to a request to extend the comment period for the proposed Meyers Landfill cleanup plan to a 60-day comment period, ending July 20.

Legally, the Forest Service was required to provide a 30-day comment period, but extended that to a 45-day period. Due to the technical complexity of the cleanup proposal and preferred alternative, a request was submitted to extend the comment period further in order to address specific questions related to the plan.

The proposed plan alternatives, basic public information, contact information and site history are on the Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit Web site: http://www.fs.fed.us/r5/ltbmu. A link to the Meyers Landfill page is in the main menu.

As news, information, documents and additional meetings become available, they are being posted.

Instructions for providing written comment via e-mail can be found on the Web site.

The standard mail address is: Cynthia McCormack, USDA Forest Service, 35 College Drive, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150.

For more information, call (530) 543-2600.


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around the Lake Tahoe Basin and beyond make the Tahoe Tribune's work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Your donation will help us continue to cover COVID-19 and our other vital local news.

For tax deductible donations, click here.

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User