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PUBLIC NOTICE

 

HAYWOOD COUNTY
BOARD OF HEALTH

 

THE HAYWOOD COUNTY BOARD OF HEALTH WILL MEET AT 6:00 P.M. ON AUGUST 10, 2010, AT THE COUNTY OFFICE BUILDING LOCATED AT 81 ELMWOOD WAY IN WAYNESVILLE, TO CONSIDER ADOPTION OF THE FOLLOWING AMENDED RULES:  "AMENDED RULES AND REGULATIONS GOVERNING THE STORAGE, COLLECTION, TRANSPORTING AND DISPOSAL OF SOLID WASTE PRIOR TO ACCEPTANCE INTO THE HAYWOOD COUNTY SOLID WASTE COLLECTION AND DISPOSAL SYSTEM OF SOLID WASTE IN HAYWOOD COUNTY, NORTH CAROLINA."

 

Amended Rules Applicability and General Conditions:

 

These amended rules (the "Amended Rules") shall amend and replace existing Rules entitled "Amended Rules and Regulations for the Storage, Collection, Transporting, and Disposal of Solid Waste in Haywood County, North Carolina" (the "Rules") adopted on March 13, 1989 and shall apply to the management of solid waste prior to acceptance into the Haywood County Solid Waste collection and disposal system.  Solid waste management methods implemented through these rules shall be based upon public health practice and procedures, including applicable epidemiological research and other scientific knowledge. All solid waste shall be stored, collected, transported, treated, utilized, processed, reclaimed, recycled, and disposed of in a manner consistent with the requirements of federal, state and county laws and ordinances.  In addition to these rules and regulations, the health director may determine and utilize other applicable public health statutes to address solid waste violations.

 

The following sections of the Amended Rules have been added or amended:

 

SECTION I DEFINITIONS

SECTION II APPLICABILITY AND GENERAL CONDITIONS

SECTION III SOLID WASTE STORAGE

SECTION IV SOLID WASTE COLLECTION AND TRANSPORTATION

SECTION V SOLID WASTE DISPOSAL

SECTION VI PENALTY AND ENFORCEMENT

SECTION VII CONFLICTING REGULATIONS REPEALED

SECTION VIII SEVERABILITY

SECTION IX APPEALS Added

SECTION X EFFECTIVE DATE

 

These Board of Health Amended Rules will be effective when amended on August 10, 2010.  Copies of the proposed amended Board of Health rules ("Amended Rules") are available online, at the Haywood County Health Department 2177 Asheville Road, Waynesville, NC 28786 or the County Manager’s Office 215 N. Main Street Waynesville, NC 28786.

 

 

Carmine F. Rocco, M.S.

Health Director

Haywood County Health Department