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Table of Water Enforcement Branch Public Notices

(Posted below are enforcement actions that have been publically noticed)
Name and Location Nature of Violation Docket Permit Number Date of Public Notice Class Penalty
City of Breaux Bridge, 101 Berard Street, Suite A Breaux Bridge, LA 70517Respondent is a municipality operating the City of Breaux Bridge Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) that discharges to Bayou Teche and the Vermillion River. Respondent was inspected by EPA and LDEQ on November 5, 2013. Respondent was found to have violated its NPDES MS4 permit by failing to develop and implement their program. Respondent is being issued a Class II Penalty Order with an administrative fine of $54,770.00 Public Comment accepted 10/9/14 - 11/9/14, Send commento to: Regional Hearing Clerk (6RC-HO) U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Region 6 1445 Ross Avenue Dallas, Texas 75202-2733 (214) 665-8021 or: CWA-06-2014-1774LAR04101610/09/2014CWA Class II
Rio Rancho Iron Works, Inc., 412 Frontage Road, Suite C, Rio Rancho, NM 87124Respondent is an operator at the Rio Rancho Iron Works, Inc. iron materials manufacturing facility in Rio Rancho, New Mexico. Respondent had discharges of pollutants in its storm water discharges to waters of the U.S. Respondent was inspected on December 3, 2010 and on October 31, 2012, and found to be in violation of the NPDES multi-sector general permitting program by failing to 1) apply for permit coverage under the EPA General Permit, and 2) develop and implement a storm water pollution prevention plan (SWPPP). Respondent is being ordered to correct the deficiencies and comply with the terms and conditions of the permit. An administrative penalty of $10800.00 is being assessed for discharge without an NPDES MSGP (permit).CWA-06-2013-1735NMU00181510/02/2014CWA Class I

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