NOTICE OF OYSTER
Russell Perkinson and Robert J. Perkinson, (2017016), have applied for approximately 15± acres of oyster planting ground in Locklies Creek situated in Middlesex County and described as follows:
North By: Lawson Jr. PF #8887
East By: Rappahannock River
Oys. LLC PF #19955
South By: Lawson Jr.
West By: MLW
Send comments or concerns to: Marine Resources Commission, Engineering/Surveying Dept., 2600 Washington Ave., 3rd Floor, Newport News, VA 23607.
For more specific application location information call 757-247-2230. (2-16-4t)
PURPOSE OF NOTICE: To seek public comment on a draft permit from the Department of Environmental Quality that will allow the release of treated wastewater into a water body in Middlesex County, Virginia.
PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD: February 23 to March 27, 2017.
PERMIT NAME: Virginia Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit – Wastewater issued by the DEQ, under the authority of the State Water Control Board.
APPLICANT NAME, ADDRESS AND PERMIT NUMBER: Hampton Roads Sanitation District (HRSD); 1434 Air Rail Avenue, Virginia Beach, VA 23455; VA0026263.
FACILITY NAME AND LOCATION Urbanna Sewage Treatment Plant (STP); 110 Laurel Hill Road, Urbanna, VA 23175.
PROJECT DESCRIPTION: HRSD has applied for a reissuance of a permit for the public Urbanna STP. The applicant proposes to release treated sewage wastewaters from residential areas at a rate of 100,000 gallons per day into a water body. Generated sludge from the treatment process will be digested and dried, and will be disposed by Waste Management Middle Peninsula Regional Landfill. The facility proposes to release the treated sewage into Urbanna Creek in Middlesex County in the Chesapeake Bay watershed. A watershed is the land area drained by a river and its incoming streams. The permit will limit the following pollutants to amounts that protect water quality: solids, bacteria, and organic matter. This facility is subject to the requirements of 9 VAC 25-820 and has registered under the VPDES Watershed Permit Regulation for Total Nitrogen and Total Phosphorus Discharges and Nutrient Trading in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed in Virginia.
HOW TO COMMENT AND/OR REQUEST A PUBLIC HEARING: DEQ accepts comments and requests for public hearing hand-delivery, by e-mail, fax or postal mail. All comments and requests must be in writing and be received by DEQ during the comment period. Submittals must include the names, mailing addresses and telephone numbers of the commenter/requester and of all persons represented by the commenter/requester. A request for public hearing must also include: 1) The reason why a public hearing is requested. 2) A brief, informal statement regarding the nature and extent of the interest of the requester or of those represented by the requestor, including how and to what extent such interest would be directly and adversely affected by the permit. 3) Specific references, where possible, to terms and conditions of the permit with suggested revisions. A public hearing may be held, including another comment period, if public response is significant, based on individual requests for a public hearing, and there are substantial, disputed issues relevant to the permit.
CONTACT FOR PUBLIC COMMENTS, DOCUMENT REQUESTS AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Laura Galli, DEQ Piedmont Regional Office, 4949-A Cox Road, Glen Allen, Virginia 23060; Phone: 804-527-5095; E-mail: Fax: 804-527-5106. The public may review the draft permit and application at the DEQ office named above by appointment or may request copies of the documents from the contact person listed above.
(2-23, 3-02, 2017)