Notice of Intent to Issue a NPDES Wastewater Permit NC0086941Devil’s Woodyard WTP

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 NC0086941 Devil’s Woodyard WTP

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 27604 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.  Southeastern Wayne Sanitary District [PO Box 1583, Goldsboro, NC 27533-1583] has requested renewal of permit NC0086941 for its Devil's Woodyard WTP in Wayne County. This permitted facility has the potential to discharge filter backwash wastewater to an unnamed tributary (UT) to Horsepen Branch in the Cape Fear River Basin. Currently total residual chlorine is water quality limited.  This discharge may affect future allocations in this segment of the receiving stream. (A Public Notice ad will run in the Goldsboro News-Argus on 5/14/21).

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

Or Email Comments

Comment Period Ends: 6/14/21

View draft permit and related document