Proposed Modification to Wastewater Discharge Permit for West Boise Wastewater Treatment Plant in Boise, Idaho | Region 10 | US EPA

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Proposed Modification to Wastewater Discharge Permit for West Boise Wastewater Treatment Plant in Boise, Idaho

About this Public Notice

Public Notice Issued:
October 12, 2012

Comments Due:
Date extended from November 13, 2012 to December 13, 2012

Technical Contacts:
John Drabek
1-800-424-4372 ext. 8257 or (206) 553-8257

Address:
John Drabek
1200 6th Avenue, Suite 900
Mail Stop: OWW-130
Seattle, WA 98101

Applicant Contacts:
Permit Numbers: ID-002398-1
Paul Woods, Environmental Division Manager
West Boise Wastewater Treatment Facility, City of Boise
150 N. Capitol Blvd
Boise, ID 83702
Documents are available for review.

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Draft Permit Modification

The EPA is seeking public comment on modifying the NPDES permit issued to the facility referenced above. The proposed modification is to incorporate a Dixie Slough offset for the West Boise Treatment Plant phosphorus limits and to express the facility’s 500 μg/L interim limit for phosphorus as a seasonal average instead of a monthly average.

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Tentative Determination

We have tentatively determined to issue a permit modification to incorporate a Dixie Slough offset for the West Boise Treatment Plant phosphorus limits and to express the facility’s 500 μg/L interim limit for phosphorus as a seasonal average instead of a monthly average.

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Public Comments
To comment on the conditions subject to permit modification please state the exact basis and relevant facts your comments are based on. Comments and public hearing requests must include your name, address, and telephone number. All written comments and requests for public hearings need to be submitted to EPA by December 13, 2012 at:
    Attn: Director
    Office of Water and Watersheds
    1200 6th Avenue, Suite 900
    Mail-Stop: OWW-130
    Seattle, WA 98101
Comments may also be submitted via email to drabek.john@epa.gov. Pursuant to 40 CFR 122.62 only the conditions subject to modification are reopened for public comment.

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Administrative Record

Documents available for download:

The proposed NPDES permit and other related documents are on file and may be inspected at the EPA Region 10 office any time between 8:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

The documents are also available at:
U.S. EPA Region 10
1200 6th Avenue, Suite 900
Seattle, WA 98101
(206) 553-8257
NOTE: TDD users may call the Federal Relay Service.

Copies and other information may be requested by writing to the EPA at the above address to the attention of the NPDES Permits Unit, by sending an e-mail to Drabek.John@epa.gov, or by calling (206) 553-8257.
Disability Reasonable Accommodation Notice:
If you need a reasonable accommodation for a disability, please contact John Drabek (drabek.john@epa.gov) at (206) 553-8257 (voice). TTY/TDD users please dial Washington Relay Service at 1 (800) 833-6388. Please provide one week advance notice for special requests not related to ongoing programs and services.

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URL: http://yosemite.epa.gov/r10/water.nsf/NPDES+Public+Notices/dixie_slough_west_boise_pn_2012

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