North Dakota Department of Environmental Quality Public Notice
Issue of an NDPDES Permit
Public Notice Date: 8/12/2019
Purpose of Public Notice
The Department intends to issue the following North Dakota Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NDPDES) Discharge Permit under the authority of Section 61-28-04 of the North Dakota Century Code.
Public Notice Number: ND-2019-010
Application Date: 4/1/2019
Application Number: NDG32
Applicant Name: General Permit NDG320000-Waste Stabilization Pond Discharges to Class III Waters
Mailing Address: ND Dept of Env Quality, Div of Water Quality, 918 East Divide Ave, Bismarck ND 58501-1947
Telephone Number: 701.328.5237
Proposed Permit Expiration Date: 9/30/2024
The Department intends to reissue a NDPDES General Permit, NDG320000, to regulate discharges from waste stabilization ponds. Coverage under the General Permit is limited to facilities that serve a population less than 5,000 and satisfy additional qualification criteria specified in the permit. This General Permit applies to waste stabilization pond discharges to any waters of the State subject to Class III surface water quality standards.
Proposed effluent limitations and other permit conditions have been made by the Department. They assure that State Water Quality Standards and applicable provisions of the FWPCAA will be protected.
Information Requests and Public Comments
Copies of the application, draft permit, and related documents are available for review. Comments or requests should be directed to the ND Dept of Env Quality, Div of Water Quality, 918 East Divide Ave, Bismarck ND 58501-1947 or by calling 701.328.5210.
All comments received by September 20, 2019 will be considered prior to finalizing the permit. If there is significant interest, a public hearing will be scheduled. Otherwise, the Department will issue the final permit within sixty (60) days of this notice. If you require special facilities or assistance relating to a disability, call TDD at 1.800.366.6868.
(August 13, 2019)