EPA proposes to reissue a National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permit to the City of Genesee in Idaho. The draft permit places conditions on the discharge of pollutants from the City of Genesee wastewater treatment plant to Cow Creek.
In order to ensure protection of water quality and human health, the permit places limits on the types and amounts of pollutants that can be discharged from the facility.
EPA's Region 10 office has tentatively determined to reissue an NPDES permit to the applicant.
This public notice will also serve as notice of the intent of the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality to provide certification under Section 401 of the Clean Water Act. The NPDES permit will not be issued until the certification requirements have been met.
Electronic copies of the draft permit and technical fact sheet are available under "Related Documents" below.
The draft permit and other related documents may also be reviewed at the following address between 8:30am-4pm, Monday-Friday:
U.S. EPA Region 10
1200 Sixth Avenue, Suite 900 (OWW-191)
Seattle, Washington, 98101
Copies and other information may be requested by writing to the EPA at the above address to the attention of the NPDES Permits Unit, or by contacting Audrey Washington (firstname.lastname@example.org), (206) 553‑0523.
Hard copies of the draft permit and fact sheet are also on file at the following location:
Idaho Department of Environmental Quality
Lewiston Regional Office
1118 F Street
Lewiston, Idaho 83501
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