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Public Notices of draft Water Division permits currently open for public comment including Virginia Pollutant Discharge Elimination System, Virginia Pollutant Abatement and Virginia Water Protection permits.

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Dominion Chesterfield Power Station VPDES Public Notice

On June 6, 2016 DEQ published notification of the proposed reissuance of VPDES Permit No. VA0004146 issued to Dominion Chesterfield Power Station in Chesterfield County, VA. This notice seeks public comment and announces a public hearing on July 6, 2016 at 7:00 PM at Thomas Dale High School, West Campus, 3900 West Hundred Road, Chester, VA.

DEQ staff will be available to answer questions during an informational session on June 22, 2016 at 7:00 PM at Thomas Dale High School, West Campus, 3900 West Hundred Road, Chester, VA. Questions and comments made during this information session will not be part of the official public comment record.

The proposed VPDES permit addresses the discharge of cooling water, industrial wastewater and stormwater. It also addresses wastewater associated with the closure of the facility's coal ash pond pursuant to a 2015 EPA Final Rule regulating the disposal of coal combustion residuals (CCR). A copy of the public notification (which includes hearing information) and additional documents associated with the proposed permit reissuance may be viewed at
http://www.deq.virginia.gov/Programs/Water/PermittingCompliance/VPDESPermitActions.aspx

Additional information on the closure of coal ash ponds under the CCR Final Rule may be found at
http://www.deq.virginia.gov/ConnectWithDEQ/EnvironmentalInformation/CoalAshPermits.aspx

From: Elleanore Daub

Sent: June 06, 2016 at 1:18 pm

Dominion Chesapeake Energy Center VPDES Public Notice

On June 3, 2016 DEQ published notification of the proposed modification of VPDES Permit No. VA0004081 issued to Dominion Chesapeake Energy Center of Chesapeake, VA. This notice seeks public comment and announces a public hearing on July 7, 2016 at 7:00 PM at the Chesapeake City Council Chamber, 306 Cedar Road, Chesapeake, VA 23322.

DEQ staff will answer questions during an informational session on June 16, 2016 from 7:00 to 9:00 PM at the Tidewater Community College, Chesapeake Campus Student Center, 1428 Cedar Road Chesapeake, VA 23322. Questions and comments made during this information session will not be part of the official public comment record.

The proposed VPDES permit includes wastewater effluent limitations associated with the closure of the facility's coal ash pond pursuant to a 2015 EPA Final Rule regulating the disposal of coal combustion residuals (CCR). A copy of the public notification and additional documents associated with the proposed permit reissuance may be viewed at
http://www.deq.virginia.gov/Programs/Water/PermittingCompliance/VPDESPermitActions.aspx

Additional information on the closure of coal ash ponds under the CCR Final Rule may be found at
http://www.deq.virginia.gov/ConnectWithDEQ/EnvironmentalInformation/CoalAshPermits.aspx

From: Elleanore Daub

Sent: June 03, 2016 at 12:14 pm

May 31, 2016 DEQ Water Division Public Notices

The May 31, 2016 DEQ Water Division Public Notices are now available at this link: http://www.deq.virginia.gov/Programs/Water/PermittingCompliance/PollutionDischargeElimination/PublicNotices.aspx

From: Elleanore Daub

Sent: May 31, 2016 at 1:37 pm

May 16, 2016 DEQ Water Division Public Notices

The May 16, 2016 DEQ Water Division Public Notices are now available at this link: http://www.deq.virginia.gov/Programs/Water/PermittingCompliance/PollutionDischargeElimination/PublicNotices.aspx

From: Elleanore Daub

Sent: May 18, 2016 at 10:17 am

May 2, 2016 DEQ Water Division Public Notices

The May 2, 2016 DEQ Water Division Public Notices are now available at this link: http://www.deq.virginia.gov/Programs/Water/PermittingCompliance/PollutionDischargeElimination/PublicNotices.aspx

From: Elleanore Daub

Sent: May 02, 2016 at 2:45 pm