North Carolina Environmental Management Commission/NPDES Unit
Last updated 10/4/2021 at 4:05pm
1617 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1617
Notice of Intent to Issue a NPDES Wastewater Permit NC0088943 Connestee Fall WWTP # 2
The North Carolina Environmental Manage- ment Commission proposes to issue a NPDES wastewater discharge permit to the person(s) listed below. Written comments regarding the proposed permit will be accepted until 30 days after the publish date of this notice. The Director of the NC Division of Water Resources (DWR) may hold a public hearing should there be a significant degree of public interest. Please mail comments and/or information requests to DWR at the above address. Interested persons may visit the DWR at 512 N. Salisbury Street, Raleigh, NC 27604 to review information on file. Additional information on NPDES permits and this notice may be found on our website: http://deq.nc.gov/ about/divisions/water-resources/water-resources- permits/wastewater-branch/ npdes-wastewater/public-notices,or by calling (919) 707-3601. Transylvania Utilities, Inc., (P. O. Box 240908, Charlotte, NC 28224) has requested renewal of NPDES Permit NC0088943 for the Connestee Falls WWTP #2 in Transylvania County. This permitted facility discharges treated domestic wastewater to Lower Creek in the French Broad River Basin. Currently, BOD and ammonia nitrogen are water quality limited. This discharge may affect future allocations in this segment of the watershed.