ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
THE TRIENNIAL REVIEW OF ALABAMA’S WATER QUALITY STANDARDS
Notice is hereby given that, pursuant to ADEM Administrative Code r. 335-6-11-.01(3), a public hearing before the Alabama Department of Environmental Management will be held on July 19, 2012, at 10:00 a.m. in the Hearing Room of the ADEM building located at 1400 Coliseum Boulevard, Montgomery, Alabama.
The purpose of this hearing is to provide the public an opportunity to comment on water quality standards for Alabama waters. The Alabama Department of Environmental Management is soliciting public input and comments on current provisions of ADEM Administrative Code chapter 335-6-10, Water Quality Criteria, and chapter 335-6-11, Water Use Classifications for Interstate and Intrastate Waters.
Copies of the current provisions are available at each of the following locations. Copies are also available on the Internet at: adem.alabama.gov/programs/water/waterquality.cnt.
ADEM, Office of General Counsel
Attn: Molly Tatum
1400 Coliseum Boulevard
(P. O. Box 301463, Zip code 36130-1463)
Montgomery, AL 36110-2059
ADEM, Birmingham Field Office
Attn: Sheila Vail
110 Vulcan Road
Birmingham, AL 35209-4702
ADEM, Decatur Field Office
Attn: Jan Childers
2715 Sandlin Road, SW
Decatur, AL 35603-1333
ADEM, Mobile Field Office
Attn: Jenika Monroe
2204 Perimeter Road
Mobile, AL 36615-1131
The public hearing is held to allow all interested persons an opportunity to become involved in the water quality standards review process and offer data, views and arguments regarding the existing provisions. Anyone wishing to submit comments may do so at the hearing or through the mail. In order to be considered, the Hearing Officer must receive comments before 5:00 p.m. on July 19, 2012.
Written submissions and other inquiries should be directed to: ADEM Hearing Officer, Office of General Counsel, Alabama Department of Environmental Management, P.O. Box 301463, Montgomery, AL 36130-1463 (street address: 1400 Coliseum Boulevard, Montgomery, AL 36110-2059) or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Any person wishing to participate in this hearing who needs special accommodations should contact the Department's Permits and Services Division at (334) 271-7714 at least five working days prior to the hearing.
This notice is hereby given this 10th day of June 2012, by authority of ADEM.
Lance R. LeFleur