Public Meeting for US Ecology Detroit North

For Immediate Release:
March 22, 2019

For More Information:
Staff Contact, Rich Conforti,, 517-284-6558
DEQ Media Office,, 517-284-9278 



Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) staff are hosting a public meeting for the potential relicensing and expansion of US Ecology Detroit North at 6520 Georgia Street, Detroit, Michigan.


MDEQ staff will hold an open house to meet with interested parties to discuss the action and receive feedback. Following the open house, a brief pre-recorded presentation will be shown on the potential relicensing and expansion. The remainder of the time will be for verbal formal public comment. All formal comments, verbal or written, will be recorded as part of the public record. Comments will continue to be received until April 12, 2019.


Thursday, March 28, 2019
6:00-6:45 p.m.: Open House
6:45-7:30 p.m.: Informational Presentation
7:30-9:30 p.m.: Formal Comment Session


Bridge Academy East, 9600 Buffalo Street, Hamtramck, Michigan 48912
*Use southeast entrance to gymnasium from playground.


To engage, inform, and listen to concerns from the community. Arabic and Bengali translators will be available during the entire public meeting.

For more information on this meeting, visit:

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