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Bayside State Prison Public Hearing

New Jersey Department of Corrections
Bayside and Southern State Prisons, Leesburg (Maurice River Township), NJ

Title V Operating Permit
Public Interest (PI) No.75499, Permit No. BOP20009
Administrative Order 2021-25 Public Information Session

Notice is hereby given, pursuant to NJSA 13:1D-157 and the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) Administrative Order 2021-25 (AO 2021-25), that Bayside and Southern State Prisons, located at Route 47, Leesburg (Maurice River Township) NJ, intends to renew its Title V operating permit.

Bayside and Southern State Prisons, as a result of the potential levels of oxides of nitrogen (NOx) emitted, Bayside and Southern State Prisons is a major stationary source as defined in Title I, Part D of the Clean Air Act Amendments. The facility is therefore subject to the Title V permitting requirements adopted in NJAC 7:27 Subchapter 22.

The proposed Title V Operating Permit Renewal does not request any modifications to the facility’s existing Title V permit. The current Title V Permit No. 210001 was issued on December 7, 2021. Upon final approval, the permit will be renewed for an additional five (5) years from the current expiration date. Additional information on the proposal will be made available during the information session. The Draft Permit will be posted on the DOC website ( and can be available if you contact Public Information 609-826-5662.

Pursuant to AO 2021-25, a public information session will be held on Tuesday, July 12, 2022 at 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm at the Maurice River Township Municipal Building. The information session will be held via Microsoft TEAMS and can be accessed via this webpage:

Concurrent with this notice, Richard Cestone of Remington & Vernick Engineers will accept public comments on the proposed Title V renewal for a sixty-day period starting on June 13, 2022 and concluding on August 12, 2022. Comments can be submitted via electronic mail to or via United States Postal Service to:

New Jersey Department of Corrections Central Office Headquarters
Whittlesey Road
PO Box 863
Trenton, NJ 08625

Maurice Township Hall Contact Information:

Denise Peterson , Municipal Clerk
590 Main Street., P.O. Box 218
Leesburg, NJ 08327

Air Pollution Control Operating Permit Administrative Completeness and Preconstruction Approval of a Minor Modification

Bayside State Prison - Title V Operating Permit Public Information Session
Time: Tuesday, July 12, 2022 6:30 PM-8:30 PM
Location: Maurice River Township Municipal Building

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