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Department of Health Services

Environmental Health and Safety

Public Notice: Solid Waste Management Program Local Enforcement Agency

Published: July 25, 2019

Facility Name: Global Materials Recovery- Sonoma County (SWIS# 49-AA-0390)
Project Location: 3899 Santa Rosa Ave. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
Project Type/Number: Report of Facilities Information Amendment / Solid Waste Facility Permit
Facility Contact: Rick Downey, Division Manager Republic Services (707) 585-0511
Applicant: N. Leasing Co. LLC
Date Lea Received Application: July 24, 2019
Date Lea Accepted Application: July 25, 2019
Lea Contact: Jennifer Lyle (707) 565-6534

The Sonoma County Environmental Health Department, Solid Waste Management Program, acting as the Local Enforcement Agency (LEA) is certified by the Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) to enforce state laws and regulations at solid waste sites within its jurisdiction.  The Sonoma Transfer Station operates under a Solid Waste Facility Permit issued by the LEA.  The operator has filed an application for a Report of Facility Information (RFI) amendment with the LEA.  The RFI describes the design and operation of the facility.

As required by 27 CCR, Section 21660.1, the LEA is distributing this notice for the purpose of noticing its acceptance of the amendment to the RFI for Sonoma Transfer Station.

Description of Project

The RFI amendment addresses the following change:

  1. Updates to the RFI text and appendices to reflect current operations.
  2. The addition of new commercial scale.

LEA’s Determination

An application for a RFI amendment was received by the LEA on July 24, 2019.  Pursuant to 27 CCR, Section 21665(c), the LEA reviewed the application and determined that the proposed change is consistent with all adopted CEQA documents, is consistent with State Minimum Standards and does not conflict with the terms and conditions of the current SWFP.  The LEA approved the RFI amendment on July 25, 2019.

Where to Get Additional Information

A copy of the RFI amendment permit application is available for public review by appointment in the LEA office located at:
625 5th St., Santa Rosa, CA 95404.

Appeals Process Information

For information on the appeals process pursuant to PRC Section 44307, you may contact Tori Bartholomew at (707) 565-7824 or