Vermont Schedules its Own Hearing on NYS Draft Permit for Tire Burn

Ticonderoga, NY – New York State has issued a draft permit for a test burn of tire-derived fuel at the International Paper mill in Ticonderoga, New York. A public hearing is scheduled in early November in Ticonderoga regarding the permit. While the permitting process is New York State's jurisdiction, the Vermont Agency of Natural Resources is planning its own public hearing on the draft permit that was issued by the Empire State. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.