STATE OF WEST VIRGINIA
DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION
DIVISION OF WATER AND WASTE MANAGEMENT
WEST VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTIONáS, PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICE, 601 57TH STREET SE, CHARLESTON, WEST VIRGINIA 25304-2345 TELEPHONE: (304) 926-0440.
APPLICATION FOR A WEST VIRGINIA NATIONAL POLLUTANT DISCHARGE ELIMINATION SYSTEM WATER POLLUTION CONTROL PERMIT MODIFICATION
Public Notice No.: L-38-15
Public Notice Date: April 27, 2015
Paper: Parkersburg News
The following has applied for a WV NPDES Water Pollution Control Permit Modification for this facility or activity:
Appl. No.: WV0023213
Applicant: PARKERSBURG UTILITY BD
125 19TH ST
PARKERSBURG, WV 26101
Location: PARKERSBURG, WOOD COUNTY
Latitude: 39:17:03 Longitude: 81:33:40
Activity: To modify an existing NPDES permit to incorporate additional land application sites for the processing and disposal of sewage sludge generated by the wastewater treatment plant. Sewage sludge generated and/or processed at the permitteeás facility shall be land applied, provided that the sewage sludge shall not be applied in a manner that exceeds the agronomic or lifetime loading rates. The following additional land application site(s) meet all other regulatory standards and are identified as follows: Steve Cutlip Farm on Nohe Run Road, Ravenswood, WV; Dwight Francis Farm on Pond Creek Road, Ravenswood, WV; Tom Lauderman Farm on Buckner Bend Road, Walker, WV; and Marvin Foggin Farm on Pond Creek Road, Belleville, WV.
Additionally, to modify the fecal coliform limitation contained in Section A.004 for the stormwater Outlet No. 004.
Tier 1 protection is afforded for the uses specified in 47 CSR 2, Section 6.
On the basis of review of the application, the âWater Pollution Control Act (Chapter 22, Article 11-8(a)),ã and the âWest Virginia Legislative Rules,ã the State of West Virginia will act on the above application.
Any interested person may submit written comments on the draft permit modification and may request a public hearing by addressing such to the Director of the Division of Water and Waste Management within 30 days of the date of the public notice. Such comments or requests should be addressed to:
Director, Division of Water and Waste Management, DEP
ATTN: Lori Devereux, Permitting Section
601 57th Street SE
Charleston, WV 25304-2345
The public comment period begins April 27, 2015 and ends May 27, 2015.
Comments received within this period will be considered prior to acting on the permit modification application. Correspondence should include the name, address and the telephone number of the writer and a concise statement of the nature of the issues raised. The Director shall hold a public hearing whenever a finding is made, on the basis of requests, that there is a significant degree of public interest on issues relevant to the Draft Permit Modification(s). Interested persons may contact the public information office to obtain further information.
The application, draft permit modification and any required fact sheet may be inspected, by appointment, at the Division of Water and Waste Management Public Information Office, at 601 57th Street SE, Charleston, WV, between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. on business days. Copies of the documents may be obtained from the Division at a nominal cost. Calls must be made 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.