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EPA to hold public hearing on proposed permit for salt water disposal well

Release Date: 05/31/2006
Contact Information: Phillippa Cannon, (312) 353-6218,

No. 06-OPA087

CHICAGO (May 31, 2006) - U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Region will hold an information session and public hearing Tuesday, June 6, to accept comments on a draft permit from DTE Gas and Oil Co., Traverse City, Mich., to operate a noncommercial, salt-water disposal well in Manistee County, Mich.

The information session is scheduled from 6 to 7 p.m. followed by a hearing from 7 to 9 p.m. at Brethren High School, 4400 N. High Bridge Road, Brethren.

Written comments will be accepted until June 20 and sent to:

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
UIC Branch (Attn: Dana Rzeznik),

77 W. Jackson Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60604-3590.

A copy of the draft permit is available at Manistee County Library, 95 Maple St., or at

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