McCain Correction Hospital WWTP Permit # NC0035904

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 NC0035904 McCain Correctional Hospital 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.  NC0035904: The NC DPS requested renewal of permit for the McCain Correctional Hospital WWTP/Hoke County; this permitted discharge is treated wastewater to an unnamed tributary to Mountain Creek in the Lumber River Basin. Currently, BOD, total suspended solids, fecal coliform, and oil & grease are water quality limited. (Ad expected to run in the News-Journal on 9/11/19)

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

Comment Period Ends: 10/11/19

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