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By Derek McKissock
News Editor 

City, State Reach Wastewater Agreement – Brevard NC


Brevard City Council Monday approved entering an agreement with the state to fix the discharge problems at the wastewater treatment plant.

Since April 2013, the city has violated its discharge permit with the N.C. Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) 15 of 18 months.

In June, DENR issued four violation notices, including fines totaling $9,090, and said the city had to submit a corrective action plan. That plan was submitted in July. As far as the fines, the city has taken the option of trying to have the fines reduced.

The corrective action plan includes having Oskar Blue...

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