The Dem-Con Landfill SW-290 is an existing Class III Demolition Landfill in Louisville Township, Scott County, Minnesota. Dem-Con Landfill, LLC is seeking a horizontal expansion onto 241 acres directly south of the existing landfill adding 36,247, 942 cubic yards (cy) of airspace to the existing landfill for a total design capacity of 55,300,384 cy of airspace. The 241-acre expansion area is an active limestone quarry that is nearing completion and preparing for final reclamation activities and end use development.
On February 7th, the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) declared the EAW is adequate and an EIS is not needed. The MPCA reviewed the comments received for the Dem-Con EAW and have found no significant environmental effects that warrant further study. For a record of all comments received and responses to those comments please see the “EIS Need Decision – Findings of Fact” included in the review materials below.