Draft Permit Issued July 6, 2023 by the OH EPA to SOBE. Read it HERE
THANK YOU FOR ATTENDING THE PUBLIC COMMENT MEETINGS,
Thank you to all who submitted public comments regarding the above DRAFT permit.
NOW: PLEASE ATTEND THE CITY COUNCIL MEETING WHERE THEY WILL VOTE ON A RESOLUTION TO DENY SOBE ANY PERMITS TO BURN SYNTHETIC GAS, MELT TIRES TO PRODUCE SYNTHETIC GAS, THEY ARE ZONED FOR STEAM HEATING AND COOLING ONLY. Please sign up to speak by Sept. 19 at 10 a.m.: https://youngstownohio.gov/request_to_speak_before_council
Please thank the Climate Committee for bringing a resolution to stop pyrolysis in Youngstown up for a vote at:
September 20, 2023 5:30 p.m.
Write the Ohio EPA: "Do NOT issue permit to SOBE!"
Permit Review/Development Section
Ohio EPA, DAPC
50 West Town Street Suite 700
PO Box 1049
Columbus, Ohio 43216-1049 and
Ohio EPA DAPC, Northeast District Office
2110 East Aurora Rd.
Twinsburg, OH 44087
Join our coalition
We need community groups, businesses, faith communities, and individuals to pledge to fight SOBE Energy's toxic project–join our growing group today, fill out the form at bottom of this page.
Talk with Youngstown's Mayor Tito Brown about stopping SOBE
All Youngstown residents have the right to meet with the Mayor to discuss pressing city issues. Call his office to schedule: 330-742-8701.
Here you can review some talking points about the SOBE Project.
Tell the OH EPA Do NOT grant any permit to SOBE to burn Synthetic Gas
It has happened! Draft permit granted July 6, 2023! JOIN US to keep this dangerous plant trying to get permits to burn synthetic gas and pyrolyze tires OUT OF HERE! This business applied to PUCO as a steam heating/cooling plant and changed their business plan to producing synthetic gas from pyrolysis of tires in Youngstown next to our populated neighborhoods and revitalized downtown!