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Public Comment Opportunities

Express your opinion on environmental permits and other documents open for public comment.

For public comment opportunities on rulemakings, IPDES guidance development, or Volkswagen diesel settlement, visit the pages below.

Notice of Pending Public Comment Period

DEQ provides an Idaho Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (IPDES) draft permit to facilities for preliminary review. The facility has a number of days to review the preliminary draft permit and fact sheet for errors or omissions. DEQ will revise the preliminary documents as needed, then notify the public of the start of a 30-day public comment period.

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Public Comment Opportunities

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DescriptorOpen DateClose DateRelated Document(s)DEQ Staff Contact
Water - Draft Water Reuse Permit - HJ Grathol - Kootenai County07/19/1908/21/19Draft Permit

Draft Analysis
Christopher Westerman
(208) 666-4611
Water - Draft Guidance for Storm Water Best Management Practices07/18/1910/16/19Idaho Catalog of Storm Water Best Management Practices - DraftLarry Waters
(208) 373-0151
Water - Draft 401 Certification - West Ada School District High School Construction Project07/18/1908/08/19Draft Certification

Supporting Documentation
Julia Achabal
(208) 373-0550
Water - Proposed Revision to Subsurface Sewage Disposal Systems Guidance Manual07/16/1908/15/194.23 In-Trench Sand FilterRachael Smith
(208) 373-0249
Water - Draft 401 Certification - Idaho Transportation Department - Big Wood River - Gooding07/15/1908/05/19Draft Certification

Supporting Documents
Sean Woodhead
(208) 736-2190
Air - Draft Air Quality Permit - Idaho Forest Group - Bennett - Grangeville07/10/1908/09/19Draft Permit

Permit Application

Statement of Basis

Public Notice
Christina Boulay
(208) 373-0171
Water - Draft 401 Certification - City of Middleton Road Realignment Project07/09/1907/30/19Draft Certification

Supporting Documents
Julia Achabal
(208) 373-0550
Water - Draft Water Reuse Permit - Groves Country Farms07/08/1908/07/19Draft Permit

Staff Analysis
Danielle Terhaar
(208) 373-0274
Water - Draft Water Reuse Permit Renewal - Idaho Supreme Potatoes07/08/1908/08/19Draft Permit

Staff Analysis
Scott MacDonald
(208) 236-6160
Water - Draft Environmental Determination - City of Spirit Lake Drinking Water Improvements Project06/28/1907/29/19Draft FONSIAdam Oliver
(208) 373-0406