A pair of meetings have been scheduled for March and the public comment period is now open for the proposed new coal-fired power plant at Marshalltown.
On March 17, two public meetings will be held at the Meskwaki Tribal Center, 346 Meskwaki Road.
Interstate Power and Light Company - Alliant Energy - is proposing the new facility at the Sutherland Generating Station located on East Main Street Road.
According to the Department of Natural Resources the rules are: comments at the public meetings will be limited to five minutes. Presentations shall include a hard copy for inclusion into public record.
Also, comments may be submitted in writing before 4:30 p.m. on the last day of the public comment period (March 20) to Chris Roling, Air Quality Bureau, Iowa Department of Natural Resources, 7900 Hickman Road Ste 1, Urbandale, IA 50322.
To Go Info:
What-Public comment meetings on proposed coal-fired power plant at Marshalltown
When-Tuesday, March 17, 3-5 p.m. & 7-9 p.m.
Where- Meskwaki Tribal Center, 346 Meskwaki Road, on the Settlement, rural Tama.
Based on information provided by the applicant, the Iowa Department of Natural Resources has determined that the project meets the requirements of applicable Iowa Administrative Code requirements.
All documents for this project are available on the DNR Air Quality Bureau's Web site at http://aq48.dnraq.state.ia.us:8080/airpermit/eecomment.jsp