DEQ Sets April 10 Public Meeting for MichCon Site

The Michigan Dept. of Environmental Quality is holding a public meeting on Tuesday, April 10, to discuss remediation of the MichCon property on Broadway Street, adjacent to the Huron River. The  meeting begins at 6 p.m. at  Cobblestone Farm, 2781 Packard Road in Ann Arbor.

MDEQ is also accepting written public comment on the remediation plan through April 30, 2012. A copy of the plan can be viewed online at with the user ID deq-public-ftp and the password Jumbl355#.

A copy of the construction permit application can be viewed online by searching for the file #11810066, then clicking on the folder icon for details. Copies of the plan and permit application also can be viewed at the downtown Ann Arbor District Library, 343 S. Fifth Ave.

A representative from DTE Energy, which owns the MichCon property, gave an update on the project at a March 12, 2012 Ann Arbor city council working session and at a March 20, 2012 meeting of the city’s park advisory commission.