The Department of Environmental Protection announces a public meeting to which all persons are invited.
DATE AND TIME: Friday, May 3, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.
PLACE: City of St. Petersburg Water Resources Department, 1650 Third Avenue North, St. Petersburg, Florida 33713.
GENERAL SUBJECT MATTER TO BE CONSIDERED: To obtain public comments on the draft injection well permit for the City of St. Petersburg, who applied on November 15, 2018, for a permit to operate one injection well (File No. 036855-021-UO/1M, WACS ID No. 47045). The project is located at the Southwest Water Reclamation Facility (WRF), 3800 – 54th Avenue South, St. Petersburg, Florida 33705, and will consist of operation of one nonhazardous Class I injection well with total depth of 1,120 feet below land surface (bls). Class I well IW-4 is to be used for disposal of domestic effluent receiving a minimum of secondary treatment with high level disinfection from the Southwest WRF and the City's Master Reuse System.
During the public comment period provided in Rule 62-528.315, Florida Administrative Code (F.A.C.), any interested person may submit written comments on the draft permit. All comments shall be considered in making the final decision and shall be answered as provided in Rule 62-528.330, F.A.C.
A copy of the agenda may be obtained by contacting: Douglas Thornton, DEP, 2600 Blair Stone Road, MS 3530, Tallahassee, Florida 32299-2400, phone (850)245-8666.
Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations to participate in this workshop/meeting is asked to advise the agency at least 48 hours before the workshop/meeting by contacting: the Bureau of Personnel Services at 850-245-2511. If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact the agency using the Florida Relay Service, 1-800-955-8771 (TDD) or 1-800-955-8770 (Voice).
For more information, you may contact: Douglas Thornton, DEP, 2600 Blair Stone Road, MS 3530, Tallahassee, Florida 32299-2400, phone 850-245-8666.
The Florida Department of Environmental Protection is the state’s lead agency for environmental management and stewardship – protecting our air, water and land. The vision of the Florida Department of Environmental Protection is to create strong community partnerships, safeguard Florida’s natural resources and enhance its ecosystems.