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[41 Pa.B. 5757]
[Saturday, October 29, 2011]

THE CLEAN STREAMS LAW AND THE FEDERAL CLEAN WATER ACT

APPLICATIONS FOR NATIONAL POLLUTION DISCHARGE ELIMINATION SYSTEM (NPDES) PERMITS AND WATER QUALITY MANAGEMENT (WQM) PERMITS

 This notice provides information about persons who have applied for a new, amended or renewed NPDES or WQM permit, a permit waiver for certain stormwater discharges or submitted a Notice of Intent (NOI) for coverage under a General Permit. The applications concern, but are not limited to, discharges regarding industrial, animal or sewage waste, discharges to groundwater, discharges associated with municipal separate storm sewer systems (MS4), stormwater associated with construction activities or concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFO). This notice is provided in accordance with 25 Pa. Code Chapters 91 and 92a and 40 CFR Part 122, implementing The Clean Streams Law (35 P. S. §§ 691.1—691.1001) and the Federal Clean Water Act (33 U.S.C.A. §§ 1251—1376).

Location Permit Authority Application Type or Category
Section I NPDES Renewals
Section II NPDES New or Amendment
Section III WQM Industrial, Sewage or Animal Waste; Discharge into Groundwater
Section IV NPDES MS4 Individual Permit
Section V NPDES MS4 Permit Waiver
Section VI NPDES Individual Permit Stormwater Construction
Section VII NPDES NOI for Coverage under NPDES General Permits

 For NPDES renewal applications in Section I, the Department of Environmental Protection (Department) has made a tentative determination to reissue these permits for 5 years subject to effluent limitations and monitoring and reporting requirements in their current permits, with appropriate and necessary updated requirements to reflect new and changed regulations and other requirements.

 For applications for new NPDES permits and renewal applications with major changes in Section II, as well as applications for MS4 Individual Permits and Individual Stormwater Construction Permits in Sections IV and VI, the Department, based upon preliminary reviews, has made tentative determinations of proposed effluent limitations and other terms and conditions for the permit applications. These determinations are published as proposed actions for comments prior to taking final actions.

 Unless indicated otherwise, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region III Administrator has waived the right to review or object to proposed NPDES permit actions under the waiver provision in 40 CFR 123.24(d).

 Persons wishing to comment on NPDES applications are invited to submit statements to the contact office noted before the application within 30 days from the date of this public notice. Persons wishing to comment on WQM permit applications are invited to submit statements to the office noted before the application within 15 days from the date of this public notice. Comments received within the respective comment periods will be considered in the final determinations regarding the applications. A comment submittal should include the name, address and telephone number of the writer and a concise statement to inform the Department of the exact basis of a comment and the relevant facts upon which it is based.

 The Department will also accept requests for public hearings on applications. A public hearing may be held if the responsible office considers the public response significant. If a hearing is scheduled, a notice of the hearing will be published in the Pennsylvania Bulletin and a newspaper of general circulation within the relevant geographical area. The Department will postpone its final determination until after a public hearing is held.

 Persons with a disability who require an auxiliary aid, service, including TDD users, or other accommodations to seek additional information should contact the Department through the Pennsylvania AT&T Relay Service at (800) 654-5984.


I. NPDES Renewal Applications

Southcentral Region: Water Management Program Manager, 909 Elmerton Avenue, Harrisburg, PA 17110. Phone: 717-705-4707.

NPDES No.
(Type)
Facility Name &
Address
County &
Municipality
Stream Name (Watershed #) EPA Waived Y/N?
PA0028592
(Sew)
Bonneauville Borough
46 East Hanover Street Gettysburg, PA 17325
Adams County / Bonneauville Borough Chickies Creek / 13-D Y
PA0248088
(Sew)
Franklin Township Municipal Sewer Authority
55 Scott School Road
Orrianna, PA 17353
Adams County / Franklin Township UNT Marsh Creek / 13-B Y
PA0081787
(Sew)
Telco Developers, Inc.
(Gretna Springs MHP)
5 Maple Avenue
Manheim, PA 17545
Lebanon County /
West Cornwall Township
Chickies Creek / 7-G Y

 Northcentral Region: Water Management Program Manager, 208 West Third Street, Williamsport, PA 17701
NPDES No.
(Type)
Facility Name &
Address
County &
Municipality
Stream Name (Watershed No.) EPA Waived Y/N?
PA0114677 (Industrial) JW Alum Company
2475 Trenton Avenue Williamsport, PA 17701-7904
Lycoming County Williamsport City Unnamed Tributary of Fox Hollow (10-A) Y

 Northwest Region: Water Management Program Manager, 230 Chestnut Street, Meadville, PA 16335-3481
NPDES No.
(Type)
Facility Name &
Address
County &
Municipality
Stream Name (Watershed#) EPA Waived Y/N?
PA0222747 (Renewal Sewage) Seagull Cove SFTF
140 Seagull Lane
North East, PA 16428
Erie County
North East Township
Unnamed tributary to Lake Erie 16-C Y
PA0221261 (Renewal Sewage) Richard & Pamela Roupe
600 Minard Run Road
Bradford, PA 16701
McKean County Bradford Township Unnamed tributary to Minard Run 16-C Y
PA0221988 (Renewal Sewage) North Memorial
Animal Hospital
143 State Route 18
New Wilmington, PA 16142
Lawrence County Wilmington Township Unnamed tributary to Shenango River 20-A Y
PA0263907 (Renewal Sewage) Robert C. Anderson
5201 West 38th Street
Erie, PA 16506
Erie County
North East Township
Sixteen Mile Creek 15 Y
PA0101079 (Renewal Sewage) Oak Tree Land Co.
60 Clubhouse Drive
West Middlesex, PA 16159
Mercer County Shenango Township Unnamed tributary to Shenango River 20-A Y

II. Applications for New or Expanded Facility Permits, Renewal of Major Permits and EPA Non-Waived Permit Applications

Southeast Region: Water Management Program Manager, 2 East Main Street, Norristown, PA 19401

PA0025976, Sewage, SIC Code 4952, Upper Moreland—Hatboro—Joint Sewer Authority, 2875 Terwood Road, Willow Grove, PA 19090-0535. Facility Name: Upper Moreland Hatboro Joint Sewer Authority. This existing facility is located in Upper Moreland Township, Montgomery County.

 Description of Existing Activity: The application is for a renewal of an NPDES permit for an existing discharge of treated Sewage.

 The receiving stream(s), Pennypack Creek, is located in State Water Plan watershed 3-J and is classified for Trout Stocking and Migratory Fishes, aquatic life, water supply and recreation. The discharge is not expected to affect public water supplies.

 The proposed effluent limits for Outfall 001 are based on a design flow of 7.189 MGD.

Mass (lb/day) Concentration (mg/l)
AverageWeeklyInst.AverageWeeklyInstant.
Parameters Monthly Average Minimum Monthly Average Maximum
Flow (MGD) Report Report
Daily Max
XXX XXX XXX XXX
pH (S.U.) XXX XXX 6.0 XXX XXX 9.0
Dissolved Oxygen XXX XXX 6.0 Report XXX XXX
Total Residual Chlorine XXX XXX XXX 0.1
Ave. Daily
XXX 0.3
CBOD5
 (May 1 - Oct 31) 720 1080 XXX 12 18 24
 (Nov 1 - Apr 30) 1440 2160 XXX 24 36 48
Total Suspended Solids 1799 2698 XXX 30 45 60
Fecal Coliform (CFU/100 ml)
 (October 01 to April 30) XXX XXX XXX 200
Geo Mean
XXX 1000*
 (May 01 to September 30) XXX XXX XXX 200
Geo Mean
XXX 1000
Ammonia-Nitrogen
 (May 1-31) 84.0 XXX XXX 1.4 XXX 5.0
Ammonia-Nitrogen
 (Jun 1 - Oct 31) 84.0 XXX XXX 1.4 XXX 2.8
 (Nov 1 - Apr 30) 252.0 XXX XXX 4.2 XXX 8.4
Total Copper XXX XXX XXX Report XXX Report
Phosphorus as P
 (From Issuance thru
 12/31/2013) Report XXX XXX Report XXX Report
Phosphorus as P
 (From 01/01/2014 thru
 Expiration) 120.0 XXX XXX 2.0 XXX 4.0

 * Shall not exceed in more than 10 percent of samples.

 The proposed effluent limits for Outfall 005 are based storm water event are as follows:

Mass (lb/day) Concentration (mg/l)
AverageDailyInst.AverageDailyInstant.
Parameters Monthly Maximum Minimum Monthly Maximum Maximum
pH (S.U.) XXX XXX XXX XXX Report XXX
CBOD5 XXX XXX XXX XXX Report XXX
Chemical Oxygen Demand XXX XXX XXX XXX Report XXX
Total Suspended Solids XXX XXX XXX XXX Report XXX
Fecal Coliform XXX XXX XXX XXX Report XXX
Total Kjeldahl Nitrogen XXX XXX XXX XXX Report XXX
Total Phosphorus XXX XXX XXX XXX Report XXX
Dissolved Iron XXX XXX XXX XXX Report XXX

 The proposed effluent limits for outfall 003, 004, 006 and 007 are based on storm water event are as follows:

 No Monitoring is required.

 Other Requirements:

 • Operation and Maintenance Plan

 • High Flow Management Plan

 • Storm water Requirements

 • Operation and implementation of a Pretreatment Program

 You may make an appointment to review the DEP files on this case by calling the File Review Coordinator at 484-250-5910.

 The EPA Waiver is not in effect.

NPDES No.
(Type)
Facility Name &
Address
County &
Municipality
Stream Name (Watershed No.) EPA Waived Y/N?
PA0055671 (Sewage) Berwick Place STP
E Mt Kirk Road
Worcester, PA 19490-0767
Montgomery County Worcester Township Unnamed Tributary to Skippack Creek (3-E) Y

 In the final permit Phosphorus limit is adjusted based on plant performance at an existing load as follows:

Effluent Limitations

Mass Units (lbs/Day) Concentrations (mg/l)
AverageDailyAverageDailyInst.
Parameter Month Maximum Month Maximum Maximum
Phosphorus as P 0.5 1.0 1.5 Report 3.0

 Northeast Region: Water Management Program Manager, 2 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711-0790

PA0062201-A1, Sewage, SIC Code 4952, Schuylkill County Municipal Authority, 221 S. Centre Street, Pottsville, PA 17901-3506. Facility Name: Schuylkill County Municipal Authority. This existing facility is located in Gordon Borough, Schuylkill County.

 Description of Existing Activity: The application is for an Amendment to an NPDES permit for an existing discharge of treated Sewage. The amendment modifies the compliance schedule to meet nutrient requirements.

 The receiving stream(s), Mahanoy Creek, is located in State Water Plan watershed 6-B and is classified for Warm Water Fishes, aquatic life, water supply and recreation. The discharge is not expected to affect public water supplies.

 The proposed effluent limits for Outfall 001 are based on a design flow of 0.6 MGD.

Mass (lb/day) Concentration (mg/l)
AverageWeeklyAverageWeeklyInstant.
Parameters Monthly Average Minimum Monthly Average Maximum
Flow (MGD) Report Report
Daily Max
XXX XXX XXX XXX
pH (S.U.) XXX XXX 6.0 XXX XXX 9.0
Dissolved Oxygen XXX XXX 5.0
Inst. Min
XXX XXX XXX
Total Residual Chlorine XXX XXX XXX 1.0 XXX 2.0
CBOD5 125 200 XXX 25 40 50
Total Suspended Solids 150 225 XXX 30 45 60
Fecal Coliform (CFU/100 ml)
 May 1 - Sep 30 XXX XXX XXX 200
Geo Mean
XXX XXX
 Oct 1 - Apr 30 XXX XXX XXX 2000
Geo Mean
XXX XXX

 The proposed monitoring requirements and, where appropriate, effluent limits for implementation of the Chesapeake Bay Tributary Strategy are as follows for Outfall 001.

Mass (lbs) Concentrations (mg/l)
Monthly
Parameters Monthly Annual Minimum Average Maximum
Ammonia—N Report Report Report
Kjeldahl—N Report Report
Nitrate-Nitrite as N Report Report
Total Nitrogen Report Report Report
Total Phosphorus Report Report Report
Net Total Nitrogen (Final) Report 10,959
Net Total Phosphorus (Final) Report 1,461

 * This permit contains conditions which authorize the permittee to apply nutrient reduction credits to meet the Net Total Nitrogen and the Net Total Phosphorus effluent mass limits, under the Department's Trading of Nutrients and Sediment Reduction Credits Policy and Guidelines (Document #392-0900-001, December 30, 2006). The condition includes the requirement to report the application of these credits in Supplemental Discharge Monitoring Reports (DMRs) submitted to the Department.

 * The compliance date for Net Total Nitrogen and Net Total Phosphorus will begin on October 1, 2012. Since these reporting requirements are annual loads, the reporting on compliance with the annual limitations will be required to be reported on the Supplemental DMR—Annual Nutrient Summary by November 28, 2013. This facility is required to monitor and report for Net Total Nitrogen and Net Total Phosphorus from the effective date of the permit until September 30, 2012.

 ** Total Annual Ammonia Load will be required to be reported on the Supplemental DMR - Annual Nutrient Summary by November 28, 2013.

 In addition, the permit contains the following major special conditions:

 • Chesapeake Bay Nutrient Strategy

 You may make an appointment to review the DEP files on this case by calling the File Review Coordinator at 570-826-5472.

 The EPA Waiver is not in effect.


 Southcentral Region: Water Management Program Manager, 909 Elmerton Avenue, Harrisburg, PA 17110. Phone: 717-705-4707.

PA0083704, SIC Code 4941, Shippensburg Borough Authority, 111 N Fayette Street, Shippensburg, PA 17257-0129. Facility Name: Gunter Valley Water Treatment Plant. This existing facility is located in Lurgan Township, Franklin County.

 Description of Existing Activity: The application is for a renewal of an NPDES permit for an existing discharge of treated industrial waste.

 The receiving stream(s), Trout Run, is located in State Water Plan watershed 7-B and is classified for Cold Water Fishes, Migratory Fishes, aquatic life, water supply and recreation. The discharge is not expected to affect public water supplies.

 The proposed effluent limits for Outfall 001 are based on a design flow of 0.1 MGD.

Mass (lb/day) Concentration (mg/l)
AverageWeeklyAverageWeeklyInstant.
Parameters Monthly Average Minimum Monthly Average Maximum
Flow (MGD) Report Report XXX XXX XXX XXX
pH (S.U.) XXX XXX 6.0 XXX XXX 9.0
Total Residual Chlorine XXX XXX XXX 0.5 XXX 1.6
Total Suspended Solids XXX XXX XXX 30 60 75
Total Phosphorus XXX XXX XXX Report XXX XXX
Total Aluminum XXX XXX XXX 4.0 8.0 10
Total Iron XXX XXX XXX 2.0 4.0 5.0
Total Manganese XXX XXX XXX 1.0 2.0 2.5

 The proposed monitoring requirements and, where appropriate, effluent limits for implementation of the Chesapeake Bay Tributary Strategy are as follows for Outfall 001.

Mass (lbs) Concentrations (mg/l)
Monthly
Parameters Monthly Annual Minimum Average Maximum
Kjeldahl—N Report Report
Nitrate-Nitrite as N Report Report
Total Nitrogen Report Report Report
Total Phosphorus Report Report Report

 You may make an appointment to review the DEP files on this case by calling the File Review Coordinator at 717-705-4732.

 The EPA Waiver is in effect.

Application No. PA0246905, Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation (CAFO), Karl Laudenslager (Lauden Farms), 2368 Back Road, Halifax, PA 17032.

 Karl Laudenslager has submitted an application for an Individual NPDES permit for an existing CAFO known as Lauden Farms, located at 2368 Back Road, Halifax, Pennsylvania 17032 in Wayne Township, Dauphin County.

 The CAFO is situated near Powel Creek in Watershed 6-C, which is classified for Trout Stocking Fishery (TSF). The CAFO is designed to maintain an animal population of approximately 1,486.25 animal equivalent units (AEUs) consisting of 700 dairy cows, 100 cows, and 350 heifers/calves. Manure is a three-compartment concrete underneath storage pit as well as a round steel slurry store. A release or discharge to waters of the Commonwealth under normal operating conditions is not expected. Normal operating conditions are defined as conditions below a 25-year, 24-hour storm event.

 The Department has conducted administrative and technical reviews of the application. Based on the preliminary review and application of lawful standards and regulations, the Department has made a tentative determination to issue an NPDES permit for the operation subject to the terms and conditions and monitoring and reporting requirements specified in the permit.

 The permit application and draft permit are on file at the Southcentral Regional Office of the Department. You may make an appointment to review the files by calling the File Review Coordinator at 717.705.4732.

 The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) permit waiver provision under 40 CFR 123.24(e) does not apply to this NPDES permit.

PA0111422 A-1, Sewage, SIC Code 4952, Thompsontown Borough Municipal Authority, P O Box 154, Thompsontown, PA 17094-154. Facility Name: Thompsontown STP. This existing facility is located in Delaware Township, Juniata County.

 Description of Existing Activity: The application is for NPDES permit for an existing discharge of treated Sewage.

 The receiving stream(s), Delaware Creek, is located in State Water Plan watershed 12-B and is classified for Trout Stocking, aquatic life, water supply and recreation. The discharge is not expected to affect public water supplies. The proposed effluent limits for Outfall 001 are based on a design flow of 0.2 MGD.

Mass (lb/day) Concentration (mg/l)
AverageDailyAverageWeeklyInstant.
Parameters Monthly Maximum Minimum Monthly Average Maximum
Flow (MGD) Report Report XXX XXX XXX XXX
pH (S.U.) XXX XXX 6.0 XXX XXX 9.0
Dissolved Oxygen XXX XXX 5.0 XXX XXX XXX
Total Residual Chlorine XXX XXX XXX 0.5 XXX 1.6
CBOD5
 (Interim) 21.9 35
Wkly Avg
XXX 25 40 50
 (Final) 42 67
Wkly Avg
XXX 25 40 50
BOD5
 Raw Sewage Influent Report Report XXX Report XXX XXX
Total Suspended Solids (lbs/min)  (Interim) 26.3 39.4
Wkly Avg
XXX 30 45 60
Total Suspended Solids
 Raw Sewage Influent Report Report XXX Report XXX XXX
Total Suspended Solids (Final) 50 75
Wkly Avg
XXX 30 45 60
Fecal Coliform (CFU/100 ml)
 Nov 1 - Apr 30 XXX XXX XXX 2000
Geo Mean
XXX 10000
 May 1 - Sep 30 XXX XXX XXX 200
Geo Mean
XXX 1000
Ammonia-Nitrogen (lbs/min)
 May 1 - Oct 31 (Interim) 13.1 XXX XXX 15 XXX 30
 Nov 1 - Apr 30 (Interim) Report XXX XXX Report XXX Report
 May 1 - Oct 31 (Final) 17 XXX XXX 10 XXX 20
 Nov 1 - Mar 31 (Final) Report XXX XXX Report XXX Report

 The proposed monitoring requirements and, where appropriate, effluent limits for implementation of the Chesapeake Bay Tributary Strategy are as follows for Outfall 001.

Mass (lbs) Concentrations (mg/l)
Monthly
Parameters Monthly Annual Minimum Average Maximum
Ammonia—NReportReportXXXReportXXX
Kjeldahl—N Report XXX XXX Report XXX
Nitrate-Nitrite as N Report XXX XXX Report XXX
Total Nitrogen Report Report XXX Report XXX
Total Phosphorus Report Report XXX Report XXX
Net Total Nitrogen Report 7032 XXX XXX XXX
Net Total Phosphorus Report 974 XXX XXX XXX

 * This permit contains conditions which authorize the permittee to apply nutrient reduction credits to meet the Net Total Nitrogen and the Net Total Phosphorus effluent mass limits, under the Department's Trading of Nutrients and Sediment Reduction Credits Policy and Guidelines (Document #392-0900-001, December 30, 2006). The condition includes the requirement to report the application of these credits in Supplemental Discharge Monitoring Reports (DMRs) submitted to the Department.

 * The compliance date for Net Total Nitrogen and Net Total Phosphorus will begin on October 1, 2013. Since these reporting requirements are annual loads, the reporting on compliance with the annual limitations will be required to be reported on the Supplemental DMR—Annual Nutrient Summary by November 28, 2014.

 ** Total Annual Ammonia Load will be required to be reported on the Supplemental DMR—Annual Nutrient Summary by November 28, 2014.

 You may make an appointment to review the DEP files on this case by calling the File Review Coordinator at 717-705-4732.

 The EPA Waiver is not in effect.


 Southwest Regional Office: Regional Manager, Water Management, 400 Waterfront Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4745; 412-442-4000

PA0090344, Sewage, Ohio Township Sanitary Authority, 1719 Roosevelt Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15237. Facility Name: Windy Knoll STP. This existing facility is located in Ohio Township, Allegheny County.

 Description of Existing Activity: The application is for a renewal of an NPDES permit for an existing discharge of treated sewage.

 The receiving stream(s), Drainage Swale to Toms Run, is located in State Water Plan Watershed 20-G and is classified for Warm Water Fishes, aquatic life, water supply and recreation. The discharge is not expected to affect public water supplies.

 The proposed effluent limits for Outfall 001 are based on a design flow of 0.1 MGD.

Mass (lb/day) Concentration (mg/l)
AverageWeeklyAverageWeeklyInstant.
Parameters Monthly Average Minimum Monthly Average Maximum
Flow (MGD) Report Report
Daily Max
XXX XXX XXX XXX
pH (S.U.) XXX XXX 6.0 XXX XXX 9.0
Dissolved Oxygen XXX XXX 5.0 XXX XXX XXX
CBOD5 8.3 12.5 XXX 10 15 20
Total Suspended Solids 8.3 12.5 XXX 10 15 20
Fecal Coliform (CFU/100 ml)
 May 1 - Sep 30 XXX XXX XXX 200
Geo Mean
XXX 1000
 Oct 1 - Apr 30 XXX XXX XXX 2000
Geo Mean
XXX 10000
Ammonia-Nitrogen
 May 1 - Oct 31 1.7 2.5 XXX 2.0 3.0 4.0
 Nov 1 - Apr 30 2.5 3.8 XXX 3.0 4.5 6.0

 The EPA Waiver is in effect.

PA0027626, Sewage, SIC Code 4952, Kiski Valley Water Poll Control Authority, 1361 School Road, Leechburg, PA 15656-4904. Facility Name: Kiski Valley STP. This existing facility is located in Allegheny Township, Westmoreland County.

 Description of Existing Activity: The application is for a renewal of an NPDES permit for an existing discharge of treated Sewage.

 The receiving stream(s), Kiskiminetas River, is located in State Water Plan watershed 18-B and is classified for Warm Water Fishes, aquatic life, water supply and recreation. The discharge is not expected to affect public water supplies.

 The proposed effluent limits for Outfall 001 are based on a design flow of 7 MGD.

Mass (lb/day) Concentration (mg/l)
AverageWeeklyAverageWeeklyInstant.
Parameters Monthly Average Minimum Monthly Average Maximum
Flow (MGD) Report Report
Daily Max
XXX XXX XXX XXX
pH (S.U.) XXX XXX 6.0 XXX XXX 9.0
Total Residual Chlorine XXX XXX XXX 0.5 XXX 1.6
CBOD5 1460.0 2189.0 XXX 25 37.5 50
Total Suspended Solids 1751.0 2627.0 XXX 30 45 60
Fecal Coliform (CFU/100 ml)
 May 1 - Sep 30 XXX XXX XXX 200
Geo Mean
XXX 1000
 Oct 1 - Apr 30 XXX XXX XXX 2000
Geo Mean
XXX 10000

 You may make an appointment to review the DEP files on this case by calling the File Review Coordinator at 412-442-4000.

 The EPA Waiver is not in effect.

PA0252816, Sewage, SIC Code 1222, Amfire Mining Company LLC, 1 Energy Place, Latrobe, PA 15650. Facility Name: Madison Deep Mine. This existing facility is located in Jackson Township, Cambria County.

 Description of Existing Activity: The application is for a renewal of an NPDES permit for an existing discharge of treated Sewage.

 The receiving stream(s), Saltlick Run, is located in State Water Plan watershed 18-E and is classified for High Quality Waters—Cold Water Fishes, aquatic life, water supply and recreation. The discharge is not expected to affect public water supplies.

 The proposed effluent limits for Outfall 001 are based on a design flow of 0.00193 MGD.

Mass (lb/day) Concentration (mg/l)
AverageDailyAverageDailyInstant.
Parameters Monthly Maximum Minimum Monthly Maximum Maximum
Flow (MGD) 0.00193 XXX XXX XXX XXX XXX
pH (S.U.) XXX XXX 6.0 XXX XXX 9.0
Dissolved Oxygen XXX XXX 6.0 XXX XXX XXX
Total Residual Chlorine XXX XXX XXX 1.4 XXX 3.3
CBOD5
 May 1 - Oct 31 XXX XXX XXX 10 XXX 20
 Nov 1 - Apr 30 XXX XXX XXX 20 XXX 40
Total Suspended Solids XXX XXX XXX 20 XXX 40
Fecal Coliform (CFU/100 ml)
 May 1 - Sep 30 XXX XXX XXX 200
Geo Mean
XXX 1000
 Oct 1 - Apr 30 XXX XXX XXX 2000
Geo Mean
XXX 10000
Ammonia-Nitrogen
 May 1 - Oct 31 XXX XXX XXX 5.0 XXX 10.0
 Nov 1 - Apr 30 XXX XXX XXX 15.0 XXX 30.0

 The EPA Waiver is in effect.

PA0218928, Sewage, Cadogan Township, 260 Spruce Avenue, Cadogan, PA 16212-0309. Facility Name: Cadogan Township. This existing facility is located in Cadogan Township, Armstrong County.

 Description of Existing Activity: The application is for a renewal of an NPDES permit for an existing discharge of treated Sewage.

 The receiving stream(s), Glade Run, is located in State Water Plan watershed 17-E and is classified for aquatic life, water supply and recreation. The discharge is not expected to affect public water supplies.

 The proposed effluent limits for Outfall 001 are based on a design flow of 0.075 MGD.

Mass (lb/day) Concentration (mg/l)
AverageAverageInstant.
Parameters Monthly Minimum Monthly Maximum
Flow (MGD) Report XXX XXX XXX XXX XXX
pH (S.U.) XXX XXX 6.0 XXX XXX 9.0
Dissolved Oxygen XXX XXX 3.0 XXX XXX XXX
CBOD5 15.6 XXX XXX 25 XXX 50
Total Suspended Solids 18.8 XXX XXX 30 XXX 60
Fecal Coliform (CFU/100 ml)
 May 1 - Sep 30 XXX XXX XXX 200
Geo Mean
XXX 1000
 Oct 1 - Apr 30 XXX XXX XXX 2000
Geo Mean
XXX 10000
Ammonia-Nitrogen
 May 1 - Oct 31 12.5 XXX XXX 20.0 XXX 40.0

 The EPA Waiver is in effect.

PA0253219, Sewage, East Franklin Township, 106 Cherry Orchard Avenue, Kittanning, PA 16201. Facility Name: Cowansville STP. This existing facility is located in East Franklin Township, Armstrong County.

 Description of Existing Activity: The application is for a renewal of an NPDES permit for an existing discharge of treated Sewage.

 The receiving stream(s), Glade Run, is located in State Water Plan watershed 17-E and is classified for Trout Stocking, aquatic life, water supply and recreation. The discharge is not expected to affect public water supplies.

 The proposed effluent limits for Outfall 001 are based on a design flow of 0.029 MGD.

Mass (lb/day) Concentration (mg/l)
AverageAverageInstant.
Parameters Monthly Minimum Monthly Maximum
Flow (MGD) Report XXX XXX XXX XXX XXX
pH (S.U.) XXX XXX 6.0 XXX XXX 9.0
Dissolved Oxygen XXX XXX 3.0 XXX XXX XXX
Total Residual Chlorine XXX XXX XXX 0.4 XXX 0.9
CBOD5 6.1 XXX XXX 25 XXX 50
Total Suspended Solids 7.3 XXX XXX 30 XXX 60
Fecal Coliform (CFU/100 ml)
 May 1 - Sep 30 XXX XXX XXX 200
Geo Mean
XXX 1000
 Oct 1 - Apr 30 XXX XXX XXX 2000
Geo Mean
XXX 10000
Ammonia-Nitrogen
 May 1 - Oct 31 1.2 XXX XXX 5.0 XXX 10.0
 Nov 1 - Apr 30 3.6 XXX XXX 15.0 XXX 30.0

 The EPA Waiver is in effect.

PA0253073, Sewage, Elk Lick Energy Inc., PO Box 260, Friedens, PA 15541. Facility Name: Roytown Deep Mine STP. This existing facility is located in Lincoln Township, Somerset County.

 Description of Existing Activity: The application is for a renewal of an NPDES permit for an existing discharge of treated sewage.

 The receiving stream(s), Horner Run, is located in State Water Plan watershed 18-E and is classified for Cold Water Fishes, aquatic life, water supply and recreation. The discharge is not expected to affect public water supplies.

 The proposed effluent limits for Outfall 001 are based on a design flow of 0.0035 MGD.

Mass (lb/day) Concentration (mg/l)
AverageDailyAverageDailyInstant.
Parameters Monthly Maximum Minimum Monthly Maximum Maximum
Flow (MGD) 0.0035 Report XXX XXX XXX XXX
pH (S.U.) XXX XXX 6.0 XXX XXX 9.0
Total Residual Chlorine XXX XXX XXX 1.4 XXX 3.3
CBOD5 XXX XXX XXX 25 XXX 50
Total Suspended Solids XXX XXX XXX 30 XXX 60
Fecal Coliform (CFU/100 ml)
 May 1 - Sep 30 XXX XXX XXX 200
Geo Mean
XXX 1000
 Oct 1 - Apr 30 XXX XXX XXX 2000
Geo Mean
XXX 10000
Ammonia-Nitrogen
 May 1 - Oct 31 XXX XXX XXX 11.0 XXX 22.0
 Nov 1 - Apr 30 XXX XXX XXX 25.0 XXX 50.0

 The EPA Waiver is in effect.


 Northwest Regional Office: Regional Water Management Program Manager, 230 Chestnut Street, Meadville, PA 16335-3481, Telephone: 814.332.6942.

PA0020257-A3, Sewage, SIC Code 4952, Grove City Borough, P O Box 110, Grove City, PA 16127-0110. Facility Name: Grove City Borough STP. This existing facility is located in Grove City Borough, Mercer County.

 Description of Existing Activity: The application is for an amendment of an NPDES permit for an existing discharge of treated sewage. The applicant decided not to expand the treatment plant so the final flow (3.525 MGD) and associated limits are being removed.

 The receiving stream, Wolf Creek, is located in State Water Plan watershed 20-C and is classified for cold water fishes, aquatic life, water supply and recreation. The discharge is not expected to affect public water supplies.

 The proposed effluent limits for Outfall 001 are based on a design flow of 3 MGD.

Mass (lb/day) Concentration (mg/l)
AverageWeeklyAverageWeeklyInstant.
Parameters Monthly Average Minimum Monthly Average Maximum
Flow (MGD) Report Report XXX XXX XXX XXX
pH (S.U.) XXX XXX 6.0 XXX XXX 9.0
Dissolved Oxygen XXX XXX 5 XXX XXX XXX
CBOD5
 May 1 - Oct 31 375 560 XXX 15 22.5 30
 Nov 1 - Apr 30 625 1000 XXX 25 40 50
Total Suspended Solids 750 1125 XXX 30 45 60
Fecal Coliform (CFU/100 ml)
 May 1 - Sep 30 XXX XXX XXX 200
Geo Mean
XXX 1000
 Oct 1 - Apr 30 XXX XXX XXX 2000
Geo Mean
XXX 10000
Ammonia-Nitrogen
 May 1 - Oct 31 87.5 XXX XXX 3.5 XXX 7
 Nov 1 - Apr 30 250 XXX XXX 10 XXX 21

 The proposed effluent limits for Outfall 002 are based on a design flow of N/A MGD.

 This discharge shall consist of uncontaminated stormwater runoff from the sewage treatment plant site.

 In addition, the permit contains the following major special conditions:

 • Ultraviolet Light Disinfection

 • Whole Effluent Toxicity testing for the renewal permit

 • Stormwater Best Management Practices

 • Electronic DMR reporting requirement

 You may make an appointment to review the DEP files on this case by calling the File Review Coordinator at 814-332-6340.

 The EPA Waiver is not in effect.

PA0002143, Industrial Waste, SIC Codes 2611 & 2621, Domtar Paper Co. LLC, 100 Center Street, Johnsonburg, PA 15845-1301. Facility Name: Domtar Johnsonburg Mill. This existing facility is located in Johnsonburg Borough, Elk County.

 Description of Existing Activity: The application is for a renewal of a NPDES permit for an existing discharge of treated industrial waste and stormwater.

 The receiving stream(s), Clarion River (Outfall 002 & Suboutfall 202), West Branch Clarion River (Outfall 102), East Branch Clarion River (Outfalls 003 & 004) and Riley Run (Outfall 001), are located in State Water Plan watershed 17-A and are classified for cold water fishes (Clarion River & West Branch Clarion River), high quality cold water fishes (East Branch Clarion River), warm water fishes (Riley Run), aquatic life, water supply and recreation. The discharge is not expected to affect public water supplies.

 The proposed effluent limits for Outfall 002 are based on a design flow of 13.21 MGD.

Mass (lb/day) Concentration (mg/l)
DailyDailyDailyDailyInstant.
Parameters Average Maximum Minimum Average Maximum Maximum
Flow (MGD) Report
Avg Mo
Report XXX XXX XXX XXX
pH (S.U.) XXX XXX 6.0 XXX XXX 9.0
Color (Pt-Co Units) XXX XXX XXX XXX 736 920
Temperature
 (MBTUs/day) (°F)
 Jan 1-31 7890 XXX XXX Report XXX XXX
 Feb 1-29 8010 XXX XXX Report XXX XXX
 Mar 1-31 7450 XXX XXX Report XXX XXX
 Apr 1-15 7360 XXX XXX Report XXX XXX
 Apr 16-30 6760 XXX XXX Report XXX XXX
 May 1-15 6170 XXX XXX Report XXX XXX
 May 16-31 6080 XXX XXX Report XXX XXX
 Jun 1-15 5990 XXX XXX Report XXX XXX
 Jun 16-30 5670 XXX XXX Report XXX XXX
 Jul 1-31 5590 XXX XXX Report XXX XXX
 Aug 1-15 5500 XXX XXX Report XXX XXX
 Aug 16-31 5290 XXX XXX Report XXX XXX
 Sep 1-15 5350 XXX XXX Report XXX XXX
 Sep 16-30 5410 XXX XXX Report XXX XXX
 Oct 1-15 6580 XXX XXX Report XXX XXX
 Oct 16-31 6810 XXX XXX Report XXX XXX
 Nov 1-15 7040 XXX XXX Report XXX XXX
 Nov 16-30 7360 XXX XXX Report XXX XXX
 Dec 1-31 7870 XXX XXX Report XXX XXX
BOD5 10545
Avg Mo
19400 XXX 90
Avg Mo
XXX 225
Total Suspended Solids 15360
Avg Mo
29161 XXX Report
Avg Mo
XXX 349
Dioxin (pg/L) XXX
Ave Mo
XXX XXX 0.09
Avg Mo
XXX 0.22
Adsorbable Organic Halides 939
Avg Mo
1433 XXX XXX XXX XXX

 The proposed effluent limits for Suboutfall 202 are based on a design flow of 2.51 MGD.

Mass (lb/day) Concentration (mg/l)
AverageDailyAverageDailyInstant.
Parameters Monthly Maximum Minimum Monthly Maximum Maximum
Flow (MGD) Report Report XXX XXX XXX XXX
Chloroform 6.2 10.4 XXX XXX XXX XXX
Dioxin (pg/L) XXX XXX XXX XXX 10 XXX
2,3,7,8-TCDF (pg/L) XXX XXX XXX XXX 31.9 XXX
3,4,5-Trichlorocatechol (µg/L) XXX XXX XXX XXX 5 XXX
2,4,5-Trichlorophenol (µg/L) XXX XXX XXX XXX 2.5 XXX
Pentachlorophenol (µg/L) XXX XXX XXX XXX 5 XXX
2,3,4,6-Tetrachlorophenol (µg/L) XXX XXX XXX XXX 2.5 XXX
3,4,6-Trichlorocatechol (µg/L) XXX XXX XXX XXX 5 XXX
3,4,5-Trichloroguaiacol (µg/L) XXX XXX XXX XXX 2.5 XXX
3,4,6-Trichloroguaiacol (µg/L) XXX XXX XXX XXX 2.5 XXX
4,5,6-Trichloroguaiacol (µg/L) XXX XXX XXX XXX 2.5 XXX
2,4,6-Trichlorophenol (µg/L) XXX XXX XXX XXX 2.5 XXX
Tetrachlorocatechol (µg/L) XXX XXX XXX XXX 5 XXX
Tetrachloroguaiacol (µg/L) XXX XXX XXX XXX 5 XXX
Trichlorosyringol (µg/L) XXX XXX XXX XXX 2.5 XXX

 The proposed effluent limits for Outfalls 001, 102, 003 & 004 are based on a design flow of N/A MGD.

 The discharge(s) shall be composed entirely of non-polluting stormwater

 In addition, the permit contains the following major special conditions:

 • Solid Waste Disposal

 • Chemical Additives

 • Stormwater

 • Chloroform Certification

 • Best Management Practices

 • 2° Temperature Rise

 • Control of Stormwater Runoff

 • 316(a) Thermal Variance Verification

 • Monitoring Waiver (for Suboutfall 202 parameters)

 • Water Quality Based Effluent Limits at or Below Detection Limits - Dioxin (Outfall 002)

 • eDMR Reporting Requirement

 You may make an appointment to review the DEP files on this case by calling the File Review Coordinator at 814-332-6340.

 The EPA Waiver is not in effect.


III. WQM Industrial Waste and Sewerage Applications under The Clean Streams Law

Southcentral Region: Water Management Program Manager, 909 Elmerton Avenue, Harrisburg, PA 17110. Phone: 717-705-4707.

WQM Permit No. 3611202, CAFO, Clifford Sensenig, 245 Spring Hill Road, Kirkwood, PA 17536.

 This proposed facility is located in Little Britain Township, Lancaster County.

 Description of Proposed Action/Activity: Construction of new manure digester, separator, generator building and manure HDPE lined storage.

WQM Permit No. 0611201, CAFO, Jeffrey S. and Tracy A. Rohrer, Penn Valley Swine, LLC, 165 Phillips Lane, Mohrsville, PA 19541.

 This proposed facility is located in Upper Bern Township, Berks County.

 Description of Proposed Action/Activity: Construction of a new swine barn with leak detection and underneath storage.


IV. NPDES Applications for Stormwater Discharges from MS4


V. Applications for NPDES Waiver Stormwater Discharges from MS4


VI. NPDES Individual Permit Applications for Discharges of Stormwater Associated with Construction Activities

Southeast Region: Water Management Program Manager, 2 East Main Street, Norristown, PA 19401

NPDES
Permit No.
Applicant Name &
Address
County Municipality Receiving
Water/Use
PAI01
0911006
Solomon Asser
115 West 29th Street
New York, NY 10001
Bucks Springfield Township Cooks Creek (EV-MF)
PAI01
1509015A-1
Tevil Corporation
527 Main Street
Harleysville, PA 19428
Chester East Conventry Township Unnamed Tributary Pigeon Creek (HQ-TSF)

Northeast Region: Watershed Management Program Manager, 2 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711-0790

Lehigh County Conservation District: Lehigh Ag. Ctr., Ste. 102, 4184 Dorney Park Road, Allentown, PA 18104, 610-391-9583.

NPDES
Permit No.
Applicant Name &
Address
County Municipality Receiving
Water/Use
PAS10Q125-2R-2 Edward Wigfield
7555 Alburtis Rd.
Macungie, PA 18062
Lehigh Lower Macungie Township Swabia Creek,
HQ-CWF, MF

Southcentral Region: Water Management Program Manager, 909 Elmerton Avenue, Harrisburg, PA 17110

Permit No. Applicant Name &
Address
County Municipality Receiving lWater/Use
PAI030611006 PennDOT District 5-0
(S.R. 1010 Section 01B)
1002 Hamilton Street Allentown, PA 18101
Berks Longswamp Township Little Lehigh Creek (HQ-CWF)
PAI034411003 Burnham Borough Authority 200 First Avenue
Burnham, PA 17009
Mifflin Burnham Borough Kishacoquillas Creek (HQ-CWF, MF)

Southwest Region: Watershed Management Program Manager, 400 Waterfront Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4745.

Greene County Conservation District, 19 South Washington Street, Waynesburg, PA 15370-2053, (724.852.5278)

Permit No. Applicant &
Address
County Municipality Stream Name
PAI053011001 Southwestern PA
Water Authority
1442 Jefferson Road
P. O. Box 187
Jefferson, PA 15344
Greene Center and Franklin Townships Pursley Creek (HQ-WWF);
Stewart Run (HQ-WWF);
UNT Stewart Run (HQ-WWF)

Washington County Conservation District, 100 West Beau Street, Suite 105, Washington, PA 15301, (724.228.6774)

Permit No. Applicant &
Address
County Municipality Stream Name
PAI056306001R A&S Landscaping
1840 Washington Rd. Canonsburg, PA 15317
Washington North Strabane Township Little Chartiers Creek (HQ-WWF)
PAI056311004 Golden Triangle Construction 8555 Old Steubenville Pike Imperial, PA 15126 Washington South Strabane Township Little Chartiers Creek (HQ-WWF)

VII. List of NOIs for NPDES and/or Other General Permit Types

PAG-12 CAFOs
PAG-13 Stormwater Discharges from MS4

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