North Dakota Department of Environmental Quality Public Notice
Reissue of an NDPDES Permit
Public Notice Date: 2/17/2021
Purpose of Public Notice
The Department intends to reissue 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-2021-006
Application Date: 11/16/2020
Application Number: ND0026018
Applicant Name: East Central Regional WD-GF
Mailing Address: PO Box 287, Thompson, ND 58278-0287
Telephone Number: 701.343.2509, 218.791.1917, 701.599.2056
Proposed Permit Expiration Date: 3/31/2026
The reapplication is for a proposed membrane treatment system supplying drinking water for rural communities of Grand Forks and Traill Counties. The discharge facility is located in the NE1/4, SW1/4, Section 7, Township 151 North, Range 52 West. Any discharge would be to a tributary of Salt Water Coulee, a Class III stream, at latitude 47.9119861, longitude -97.3596861.
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 March 18, 2021 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.
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