Water and Waste Advisory Board Meeting

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Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality

Water and Waste Advisory Board Meeting

The Wyoming Water and Waste Advisory Board (WWAB) will meet on December 11, 2019, at 9:00 a.m in the Wyoming State Library Conference Room, 2800 Central Avenue in Cheyenne, Wyoming. The public is invited to attend and comment on the proposed rules presented to the WWAB for its consideration.

Written and oral comments received beginning on November 2, 2019 and prior to the adjournment of the December 11, 2019 WWAB meeting will be considered. The DEQ Administration Division and Water Quality Division request submittal of written and electronic comments by 5:00 p.m. (MST) on December 3, 2019 to ensure inclusion in the analysis of comments presentations to the WWAB.

An electronic copy of this notice and additional information is located at http://deq.wyoming.gov/shwd/wwab/resources/upcoming-meeting/

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Water Quality Division: The Water Quality Division (WQD) will present updated proposed revisions to Water Quality Rules and Regulations (WQRR) Chapter 28, Minimum Standards for the Design and Construction of Commercial Oilfield Waste Disposal Facilities. The proposed revisions address comments that were discussed at the October 17, 2019 WWAB meeting. At the conclusion of the presentation, WQD will request that the WWAB consider the proposed revisions and provide advice for consideration to the Environmental Quality Council. Individuals with questions concerning the proposed revisions to Chapter 28 may contact Rich Cripe at (307) 777-7075.

Department of Environmental Quality: The Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) will present proposed revisions to the DEQ Rules of Practice and Procedure, Chapter 3, Rulemaking. The proposed revisions incorporate changes to the Wyoming Environmental Quality Act resulting from the passage of House Enrolled Act 33 during the 2019 Legislative Session. At the conclusion of the presentation, DEQ will request that the WWAB consider the proposed revisions and provide advice for consideration to the Environmental Quality Council. Individuals with questions concerning the proposed revisions to Chapter 3 may contact Colin McKee at (307) 777-7937.

Comments: Electronic comments may be submitted online at http://wq.wyomingdeq.commentinput.com/.  Email comments will not be considered. All written and oral comments received prior to the adjournment of the December 11, 2019 WWAB meeting will be considered.

  • Written comments regarding the proposed revisions to WQRR Chapter 28 may be directed to Gina Thompson, DEQ/WQD, 200 W 17th Street, Suite 400, Cheyenne, Wyoming 82002 or faxed to (307) 635-1784.
  • Written comments regarding the proposed revisions to DEQ Rules of Practice and Procedure Chapter 3 may be directed to Colin McKee at 200 W. 17th St., Cheyenne, WY 82002 or faxed to (307) 635-1784.

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, special assistance or alternative formats will be made available upon request for individuals with disabilities. Please provide at least three (3) weeks advance notice for such requests.