tel: 410-477-2040

Ms. Leah Kelly of Environmental Integrity Project requested on behalf of Fort Howard Community Association an extension of the comment period for the Access World LLC’s commodity grinding and pulverizing processing permit.

Mrs. Shannon Heafey of MDE’s Air Quality Permits Program Air and Radiation Administration has favorably replied in the following.


Dear Concerned Citizen:

As an interested party in the Air Quality Permit to Construct process, this letter is to inform you that the Department has received a request for a one-time extension to the comment period for the Access World USA LLC  Air Quality permit to construct for two (2) 500 ton/hr crushing plants and four (4) 200 ton/hr screening plants.  The proposed installations will belocated at 200 Shipyard Road, Sparrows Point MD 21219.  This draft permit  was the subject of a public hearing held on April 19, 2017.


The request has been granted.  The extended comment period will close on July 6, 2018.

The Department welcomes written comments. Written comments should be mailed to  my attention at  Air Quality Permits Program, Air and Radiation Administration, 1800 Washington Boulevard Suite 720, Baltimore MD 21230-1720, or  may sent to my attention via email. 

Please do not hesitate to contact me with any questions regarding the Air Quality Permit Process.  


Shannon Heafey
Air Quality Permits Program
Air and Radiation Administration


Please, take this opportunity to review the permit application and send you comments to MDE, and thank you for attending the hearing.

Kathleen Labuda




“It’s our community, let’s take care of it.”


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.