Benton Crossing Landfill Supplemental EIR

6 Documents in Project

Summary

SCH Number
2004082091
Lead Agency
Mono County
Document Title
Benton Crossing Landfill Supplemental EIR
Document Type
NOD - Notice of Determination
Received
Posted
4/21/2005
Present Land Use
"PF" - Public Facilities

Document Description
The revised permit includes the following: 1. An increase in the total acreage from 95.05 acres to 145.06 acres with a defined disposal area of 71.51 acres. 2. A vertical expansion over the existing solid waste footprint consisting of an increase in the average height from 16 to 22 feet above existing surrounding grades and an increase in the average height from 16 to 22 feet above existing surrounding grades. The new maximum height of hte landfill will be defined as 6,951 feet above mean sea level. 3. An increase in permitted tonnage from 10 tons per day to 54,600 tons per year with a maximum peak of 500 tons per day. 4. Defines the permitted traffic volume as 100 vehicles per day. 5. A change in hours of operation from 8:30am to 5:30pm daily except Wednesday to 7:30am to 5:30pm seven days per week with defined holidays of New Year's Day, President's Day, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day. 6. Defines the total airspace design capacity as 2,617,900 cy with a waste capacity of 1,814,400 cy. 7. Operational activities at the landfill include: 1) a separately permitted sludge handling operation, where dried sewage sludge from the local waste water treatment plant is mixed with native soil for use as an alternative daily cover; 2) the use of other state-approved alternative daily cover methods such as synthetic tarps, wood chips, and spray-applied cementitious products; 3) periodic use of a propane cannon or other methods for bird control.

Contact Information
Keith Kennedy
California Integrated Waste Management Board
P.O. Box 4025
Sacramento, CA 95812-4025

Phone : (916) 341-6341

Location

Counties
Mono
Cross Streets
Pit Road at Benton Crossing Road
Zip
93546
Total Acres
145.06
Parcel #
37-100-03
Waterways
Owens River
Township
3S
Range
29E
Section
16
Base
Diablo
Other Location Info
City: Crowley Lake

Notice of Determination

Approving Agency
California Integrated Waste Management Board
Approving Agency Role
Responsible Agency
Approved On
Final Environmental Document Available at
California Integrated Waste Management Board 1001 I Street Sacramento, CA 95814

Determinations

(1) The project will have a significant impact on the environment
No
(2a) An Environmental Impact Report was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
Yes
(2b) A Negative Declaration was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
No
(2c) An other document type was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
No
(3) Mitigated measures were made a condition of the approval of the project
Yes
(4) A mitigation reporting or monitoring plan was adopted for this project
N/A
(5) A Statement of Overriding Considerations was adopted for this project
No
(6) Findings were made pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
N/A
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