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DEQ prepares IPDES preliminary draft permit for the city of White Bird

Thursday, October 29, 2020

LEWISTON — The Idaho Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) is releasing an Idaho Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (IPDES) preliminary draft permit to the city of White Bird for preliminary review.

The city has 10 days to review the preliminary draft permit and fact sheet for any errors and omissions that should be addressed before the public participation period.

DEQ will revise the preliminary draft permit as needed, at which point it will become a draft permit for public review and comment.

After the preliminary draft period has concluded, DEQ will formally notify all necessary parties that the draft permit, fact sheet, and associated application have been posted on DEQ’s website for public review and comment, per the “Rules Regulating the Idaho Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Program” (IDAPA To be notified of the forthcoming posting, go to the DEQ’s “News & Public Comments & Events” page and click the ’Subscribe to this page‘ link.

Media Contact

IPDES Permit Writer
Matthew Stutzman
DEQ State Office
Water Quality Division
1410 N. Hilton
Boise, ID 83706
(208) 373-0247