Draft Permit - UIC Class V - #17-218 - WYODT Muddy Gap

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Draft Permit - UIC Class V - #17-218 - WYODT Muddy Gap

Notice of Proposed Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality 

Underground Injection Control Permit

The Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality’s (DEQ) Underground Injection Control (UIC) Program regulates certain discharges of pollutants into ground waters of the State.  Operators of these discharges are required to receive coverage under a UIC permit.  The purpose of this notice is to inform the public that the UIC Program is proposing the issuance of permit 17-218 for the continued operation of an existing septic system at the Wyoming Department of Transportation Muddy Gap employee housing facility. The UIC program proposes to authorize the septic system permit for this facility.  The permit applicant is Wyoming Department of Transportation, 900 Bryan Stock Trail, Casper, WY 82601.  This facility is located in the SE ¼ SW ¼ NE ¼ of Section 34, Township 28 North, Range 89 West, of the 6th Principal Meridian, Carbon County.

The public comment period begins July 6, 2018, and ends August 6, 2018.  DEQ has prepared a supplemental on-line public notice that is available at the DEQ’s website http://deq.wyoming.gov/wqd/public-notices/water-underground-injection-control/. The website provides electronic access to a copy of the proposed permit.  You may also obtain copies of the draft permit, fact sheet, the permit application, or additional information by contacting Mr. John Passehl, Geology Supervisor, (307) 777-5623 or via e-mail at john.passehl@wyo.gov.

During the public comment period, any interested person may submit written comments on the draft permit and may request a public hearing be held.  Requests for public hearings must be made in writing and shall indicate the name and full mailing address of the individual requesting a hearing, the interest that individual has in the project, and the grounds for holding a public hearing.  All written comments and requests received prior to 5:00 P.M, August 6, 2018 in the Cheyenne office will be considered.  Comments submitted by email will not be considered.  Written comments may be directed to Mr. John Passehl, Geology Supervisor, Water Quality Division, Department of Environmental Quality, 200 W. 17th St., 2nd Floor, Cheyenne, Wyoming 82002 or by fax at (307) 635-1784.

Requests for a contested case hearing on a permit issuance, denial, revocation, termination, or other final department action appealable to the Council, must be made in writing to the chairman of the Environmental Quality Council and the DEQ director at the address above and state the grounds for the request pursuant to the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality Rules of Practice and Procedure.

Draft Permit