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Draft Permit 0403-MSWLF-2010 for horizontal expansion and vertical expansion to add additional capacity and to extend the life of the Anson Landfill located 375 Dozer Road, Polkton, Anson County, NC has been prepared. 

Public comment period on Draft Permit 0403-MSWLF-2010 begins on Wednesday, October 4, 2023, and ends at 5:00 p.m. on Monday, November 20, 2023.  

A public hearing is scheduled for October 26, 2023, at 6:30 p.m. in the Anson County Courthouse, 114 North Greene Street, Wadesboro. 

The public notice, factsheet, draft permit, permit application, site study application, EJ Report, Environmental Assessment, as well as the entire administrative record for the facility can be accessed through the links below and may be viewed by appointment between 9 a.m.- 4 p.m., Monday-Friday at the Department of Environmental Quality office, 217 West Jones Street, Raleigh.

Public Notice

Fact Sheet

Draft Permit

Environmental Justice Report

Permit Application Vol. 1 

Permit Application Vol. 2

Permit Application Vol. 3

Layout Diagram

Site Approval Letter

Site Study Application

Site Study Application (Hydrogeology Report)

Environmental Assessment

Entire Administrative Record for Facility


Written comments may be submitted to: 

Donna Wilson

by email to:


by postal mail to: 

Donna Wilson

N.C. Department of Environmental Quality, Division of Waste Management, Solid Waste Section

1646 Mail Service Center

Raleigh, NC  27699


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DWM Solid Waste Section Environmental Justice Guidance Document 

DWM Solid Waste Section Environmental Justice Workshop

The Solid Waste Section and DEQ's Environmental Justice Program, in partnership with NC SWANA, held an Environmental Justice Workshop on June 28, 2022. The workshop included the history and background of environmental justice in North Carolina as well as a panel discussion. Primarily, the workshop was geared toward environmental consultants who gather data, prepare EJ Reports, and craft outreach efforts. The training can be viewed at the link above.