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Public Comment Period: NPDES General Permit Reissuances

Event Description

The Division of Energy, Mineral, and Land Resources (DEMLR) invites public comment on, or objections to, the permitting actions listed below.  Persons wishing to comment or object may submit written comments to the address below by the due dates indicated.  All comments received prior to the dates will be considered in the final determinations regarding permit issuance.  Public comments may result in changes to the proposed permitting actions.  All comments should reference the specific permitting actions listed below and the permit number.  DEMLR intends to re-issue the following NPDES industrial discharge General Permits for a short duration permit cycle and without changes. 

NCG010000 for construction activities stormwater: to be re-issued for two years with no changes; the proposed re-issuance date is 8/1/16; public comment period ends 6/15/16.

NCG140000 for ready-mixed concrete manufacturing stormwater and wastewater:  to be re-issued for one year with no changes, proposed re-issuance date – 7/1/16; public comment period ends 6/15/16. 

NCG240000 for compost manufacturing stormwater and wastewater:  to be re-issued for one year with no changes, proposed re-issuance date – 10/1/16; public comment period ends 6/15/16.

The current General Permits may be viewed at:    

https://deq.nc.gov/about/divisions/energy-mineral-land-resources/stormwater

Please direct comments or objections to:

Stormwater Permitting Program
NC Division of Energy, Mineral, and Land Resources
1612 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC  27699-1612

Staff Contact: Rick Riddle
Telephone Number: (919) 807-6375
Email:  rick.riddle@ncdenr.gov