Public Notices

PUBLIC NOTICE – posted 8/22/2017

PUBLIC NOTICE
JEFFERSON-BELMONT REGIONAL
SOLID WASTE AUTHORITY
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARINGS (O.R.C. 343.06 (c))

At its meeting on August 14, 2017, the Board of Trustees for the Jefferson-Belmont Regional Solid Waste Authority adopted a Resolution proposing to renew the annual charge of $4.75 for 2018. Said rate to be charged against lots or parcels that are improved or in the process of being improved with at least one permanent portable or temporary building in the Counties of Jefferson and Belmont for solid waste collection, storage, transfer, disposal, recycling, and processing services provided by the Authority. The Board proposes to renew the same annual charge to be paid in 2018 by every person, municipal corporation, township, or other political subdivision that owns such lots or parcels.

The Board will conduct three (3) public hearings regarding its proposal to renew the charge of $4.75 per lot or parcel for 2018. These three (3) public hearings will be held as follows:

1) August 31, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. at Steubenville City Hall, 115 S. 3rd Street, Steubenville, Ohio; and

2) August 31, 2017, at 2:00 p.m. at Ohio University Eastern Campus, 45425 National Road, St. Clairsville, Ohio, Fitness Center, Room 105; and

3) August 31, 2017, at 6:00 p.m. at Tiltonsville Village Building at 222 Grandview Street, Tiltonsville, Ohio.

Members of the public are welcome to attend and participate. No official vote will be taken at these public hearings.

By Order of the Board for the Trustees of the Jefferson-Belmont Regional Solid Waste Authority.

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PUBLIC NOTICE  – posted 8/12/2016

RESOLUTION NUMBER 2016-3
JEFFERSON-BELMONT REGIONAL SOLID WASTE AUTHORITY

RESOLUTION FOR FINAL APPROVAL AND ADOPTION OF JEFFERSON-BELMONT REGIONAL SOLID WASTE AUTHORITY PROPOSED RULE 2016-1 AND 2016-2.

WHEREAS, on April 11, 2016, the Board of Trustees of the Jefferson-Belmont Regional Solid Waste Authority passed a Resolution proposing the adoption of the following:

Jefferson-Belmont Regional Solid Waste Authority Rule 2016-1.
Facilities Designated to Receive Solid Waste.
No person, municipal corporation, township, or other political subdivision shall deliver, or cause the delivery of, any solid waste generated within the Jefferson-Belmont Regional Solid Waste Authority to any solid waste transfer, disposal, recycling, resource recovery, or other solid waste facility, other than a facility designated by the Board of Trustees pursuant to Sections 343.01(I), 343.013 or 343.014 of the Revised Code, unless the solid waste is exempt from such designations under Ohio law or a waiver granted by the Board.

Jefferson-Belmont Regional Solid Waste Authority Rule 2016-2.
Requirements for Approval of Plans and Specifications for the Construction of Solid Waste Facilities.
No person, municipal corporation, township, or other political subdivision shall construct, enlarge, or modify any solid waste transfer, disposal, recycling, resource recovery, or other solid waste facility until general plans and specifications for the proposed facility have been submitted to and approved by the Board of Trustees of the Jefferson-Belmont Regional Solid Waste Authority as complying with Authority’s Solid Waste Management Plan pursuant to Section VI(G) of the Plan-Siting Strategy for Facilities.

WHEREAS, the Authority’s Executive Director caused a public notice of the proposed Adoption of the solid waste management rules to be published in the Steubenville Herald Star in Jefferson County and the Times Leader in Belmont County and on the Authority’s website;

WHEREAS, publication was designed to invite written comments from the public, within 30 days, concerning the proposed rules;

WHEREAS, no written comments were submitted to the Authority’s Executive Director within the 30 days from publication and therefore, the Authority has determined that to dispense with a public hearing is reasonable;

THEREFORE, be it resolved that the Jefferson-Belmont Regional Solid Waste Authority Rule 2016-1, Facilities Designated to Receive Solid Waste and Rule 2016-2, Requirements for Approval of Plans and Specifications for the Construction of Solid Waste Facilities are hereby approved and finally adopted and in full force and effect as of today’s date.

The Authority’s Executive Director shall cause publication in the Steubenville Herald Star and The Times Leader for the purpose of notifying the public at large that the proposed rules have received final approval with immediate effect.

This Resolution was adopted by the Board at an open meeting conducted in accordance with the Ohio’s Sunshine Law, Section 121.11 of the Ohio Revised Code.
Date passed: June 13, 2016

                         

                PUBLIC NOTICE — posted 4/13/2016

Jefferson Belmont Regional Solid Waste Authority

Public Comment Period for Adoption of Rule 2016-1 and 2016-2 in accordance with ORC 343.01(G).

The Jefferson-Belmont Regional Solid Waste Authority (“ JB Green Team”) is establishing a 30 day written comment period (April 12, 2016 – May 10, 2016) on the Board of Trustees intention to adopt Rule 2016-1  and Rule 2016-2 as authorized by the Plan and by ORC 343.01G(1 through 4) .  On April 11, 2016, the Authority has passed a Resolution (2016-2) which contains the following draft of the Rules:

Jefferson Belmont Regional Solid Waste Authority Rule 2016-1.

Facilities Designated to Receive Solid Waste

No person, municipal corporation, township, or other political subdivision shall deliver, or cause the delivery of, any solid waste generated within the Jefferson Belmont Regional Solid Waste Authority to any solid waste transfer, disposal, recycling, resource recovery, or other solid waste facility, other than a facility designated by the Board of Trustees pursuant to the Authority’s Solid Waste Management Plan, unless the solid waste is exempt from such designations under Ohio law or a waiver granted by the Board.

Jefferson Belmont Regional Solid Waste Authority Rule 2016-2.

Requirement for Approval of Plans and Specifications for the Construction of Solid Waste Facilities

No person, municipal corporation, township, or other political subdivision, shall construct, enlarge, or modify any solid waste transfer, disposal, recycling, resource recovery, or other solid waste facility, until general plans and specifications for the proposed facility have been submitted to and approved by the Board of Trustees of the Jefferson Belmont Regional Solid Waste Authority as complying with Authority’s Solid Waste Management Plan pursuant to Section VI(G) of the Plan – Sitting Strategy for Facilities.

A copy of the Resolution is available for review at the Authority’s office located at 115 S. 3rd Street, Suite 109, Steubenville Ohio 43952 and 107 Plaza Drive, St. Clairsville, Ohio 43950.

Please submit all comments to Anita Petrella, Executive Director, Jefferson Belmont Regional Solid Waste Authority, P.O. Box 4699, 115 S. 3rd Street, Suite 109, Steubenville, Ohio 43952.