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Clean Waterways Act OSTDS TAC - Meeting 5

Event Date: 
Wednesday, November 17, 2021 - 12:30pm to 3:30pm EST
Division of Water Resource Management
Program Area: 
Onsite Sewage Program
Public Notice
Public Notice: 
2600 Blair Stone Road, Conference Room 609
Tallahassee, FL 32399

The Florida Department of Environmental Protection is holding the fifth meeting of the Onsite Sewage Treatment and Disposal System Technical Advisory Committee (OSTDS TAC). This TAC was established pursuant to the 2020 Clean Waterways Act (Chapter 2020-150, Laws of Florida). Members will develop recommendations related to the availability of enhanced nutrient-reducing OSTDS in the marketplace, including such systems that are cost-effective, low maintenance, and reliable; regulatory options; appropriate setback distances from surface water, groundwater and wells; and the use of associated Enhanced Nutrient Reducing (ENR) technology. These recommendations will be submitted to the governor and legislature by Jan. 1, 2022, as required by the Clean Waterways Act, and will also guide DEP's future rulemaking activities.

This meeting can be attended virtually via Microsoft Teams or you may attend in person at the address above.

• Attend virtually (audio and video): Microsoft Teams Meeting (join on a computer or mobile app)
• Attend via phone (audio only): 850-629-7330; phone conference ID 404 992 287#

A copy of the meeting agenda is available on the OSTDS TAC webpage. Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations to participate in this meeting is asked to advise the agency at least 48 hours before the meeting by contacting Heather Simpkins at 850-245-8637 or 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, please contact

Contact Name: 
Simpkins, Heather
Contact Phone: 
Last Modified:
November 12, 2021 - 10:55am

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