Fulton County Public Works Department Issues Public Notice Regarding Application for National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit (NPDES) | Print |

The Fulton County Public Works Department Issues Public Notice regarding application for a National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit (NPDES) to discharge treated wastewater into the waters of the State of Georgia.

The Georgia Environmental Protection Division (EPD) is considering the reissuance of the NPDES permit for the following applicant, subject to specific pollutant limitations and special conditions:

Fulton County Department of Public Works is located at 141 Pryor Street, S.W., Suite 600, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, NPDES Permit No. GA0038440.  The Cauley Creek Water Reclamation Facility is located at 7250 Bell Road, Duluth, Georgia  30097 (Fulton County).  5.0 MGD of highly treated wastewater may be discharged to Cauley Creek in the Chattahoochee River Basin or reused for irrigation.

Persons wishing to comment on the proposed permit are invited to submit their comments in writing to the EPD address below, within 30 days of this notice.  All comments received before or on that date will be considered in the formulation of final determinations for this permit.  "Cauley Creek Water Reclamation Facility (Fulton County)" should be placed at the top of the first page of comments.

A public hearing may be held if the EPD Director finds a significant degree of public interest in the proposed permit.  Additional information regarding public hearing procedures is available by writing the EPD at the address below. A public hearing may be requested, or additional information regarding public hearing procedures is available by writing the EPD.

 The permit application, draft permit, and other information are available for review at 4220 International Parkway, Suite 101, Atlanta, Georgia 30354, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday and at the Fulton County Department of Public Works office during normal business hours.  For additional information contact:  Jane Hendricks, Permitting, Compliance and Enforcement Program at (404) 362-2680.

 

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