NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - Proposed Landfill Operation Agreement Print

The Board of Commissioners of Haywood County will hold a public hearing at 5:30 PM on September 19, 2011 at the Historic Haywood County Courthouse, 215 North Main Street, Waynesville, Haywood County North Carolina (the "County"), for the purpose of informing the public as to the content and effect of a proposed Sanitary Landfill Operation Agreement (the "Agreement") between Haywood County and Santek Environmental of North Carolina ("Santek") and for the purpose of receiving public input.

Pursuant to a Request for Proposals which was submitted by the County for Landfill Development and Operations, Santek submitted a proposal dated October 8, 2010 and has been in negotiation with the County since that date. The proposed Agreement is available for public inspection on the Haywood County website,, at the Haywood County Administrative Offices referred to above at the Waynesville and Canton branches of the Haywood County Public Library.

Persons wishing to be heard at the public hearing are asked to be present. The County Commissioners may adopt reasonable rules governing the conduct of the hearing including (i) fixing the maximum time allotted to each speaker, (ii) providing for the designation of spokesperson for groups of persons supporting or opposing the same position, (iii) providing for the selection of delegates from groups of persons supporting or opposing the same positions when the number of persons wishing to attend the hearing exceeds the capacity of the hall, and (iv) providing for the maintenance of order and decorum in the conduct of the hearing.

This the 9th day of September 2011.


Mark Swanger, Chairman

Haywood County Board of Commissioner