4:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. — Statewide
American Foods Development Co. LLC Draft Missouri State Operating Permit Public Hearing, May 21, 2024

On Dec. 8, 2023, American Foods Development Co.

Area of Focus: Water
Event Type: Hearing
Organization: Water Protection Program

On Dec. 8, 2023, American Foods Development Co. LLC submitted a wastewater operating permit application for a new facility, America’s Heartland Packing Wastewater Treatment Facility, with an update submitted Jan. 16, 2024. On the basis of preliminary staff review and applying applicable standards and regulations, the department is providing a draft permit for public comment. Please follow the public comment period link below for more information and copies of the applications and draft permit. 

The department is holding two public hearings to give the public the opportunity to provide comments. This is the first hearing and attendance may be by conference call or through Webex, using the access information below. During the hearing, all individuals must remain muted when not providing comments. A time limit may be established for each commenter based on the number of individuals wishing to speak.

Meeting number (access code): 2630 063 2678
Meeting password: emMe2HprJ44  
Call-in number (US/Canada): 650-479-3207*

*This is not a toll-free number. Any charges that may occur from this option are the responsibility of the participant.

Notice: This public hearing may be subject to audio and video recording. The department will attempt to correct technical difficulties as they arise, but the department cannot guarantee the quality of the Webex or conference call option. The hearing will not be subject to change or repeat due to any technical difficulties..

Individuals requiring special services or accommodations in order to attend an event can make arrangements by contacting the department’s staff for that event at least 48 hours before the event at 800-361-4827. Hearing- and speech-impaired individuals may contact department staff through Relay Missouri at 800-735-2966.

Translation or interpretation services will be provided upon request at no charge. Call 573-522-9395 for assistance.