Landfill Leachate WWTP NPDES Permit: NC0049743

Event Description

Public Notice

North Carolina Environmental Management Commission/NPDES Unit

1617 Mail Service Center

Raleigh, NC  27699-1617

Notice of Intent to Issue a NPDES Wastewater Permit NC0049743 Landfill Leachate WWTP

The North Carolina Environmental Management Commission proposes to issue a NPDES wastewater discharge permit to the person(s) listed below.  Written comments regarding the proposed permit will be accepted until 30 days after the publish date of this notice. The Director of the NC Division of Water Resources (DWR) may hold a public hearing should there be a significant degree of public interest. Please mail comments and/or information requests to DWR at the above address. Interested persons may visit the DWR at 512 N. Salisbury Street, Raleigh, NC to review information on file.  Additional information on NPDES permits and this notice may be found on our website:,or by calling (919) 707-3601. New Hanover County has requested renewal and expansion of permit NC0049743 for its New Hanover County Landfill WWTP in New Hanover County; this permitted discharge is treated leachate wastewater to the NE Cape Fear River, in the Cape Fear River Basin. (Ad expected to run in the Wilmington Star News on 02/14/20)

Send Comments To:
Water Quality Permitting Section
1617 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1617

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Comment Period Ends:3/16/20

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