News Release 050

Contact: Gena Terlizzi, 573-751-1010

April 8, 2014 Volume 42-14-050 

Department accepting public comments on draft permit for utility waste landfill in Franklin County

Jefferson City, Mo. - The Missouri Department of Natural Resources is accepting public comments on the draft solid waste disposal area construction permit allowing Ameren Missouri to construct the Ameren Missouri Labadie Utility Waste Landfill in Franklin County. Written comments will be accepted through 5 p.m. on May 22, 2014.

A public hearing will be held on the draft construction permit tonight, April 8, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 1121 Columbus Lane in Washington. Information on the hearing was provided in a news release dated March 7, 2014.

Members of the public may submit verbal or written comments at the hearing. Written comments will also be accepted by mail to the Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Solid Waste Management Program, P.O. Box 176, Jefferson City, MO 65102-0176 or by fax to 573-526-3902. Comments will be accepted through May 22 at 5 p.m.


Celebrating 40 years of taking care of Missouri’s natural resources. To learn more visit www.dnr.mo.gov.