DEP is proposing revisions to Chapter 62-6, F.A.C., to ensure proper regulation for onsite sewage treatment and disposal systems (OSTDS) in Florida. The purpose of this rule development workshop is to present DEP's proposed rule revisions, which are being developed to in accordance with legislative direction in Florida's Clean Waterways Act (Chapter 2020-150, Laws of Florida) and incorporating the most recent scientific information available.
The department is hosting this public workshop virtually via Microsoft Teams. Once available, copies of meeting materials can be obtained by reviewing the Water Resource Management Rules in Development webpage.
Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations to participate in this workshop is asked to advise the agency at least five days before the workshop by contacting: Marcelo Blanco, Environmental Administrator, Division of Water Resource Management, at 850-491-0850 or via email at Marcelo.Blanco@FloridaDEP.gov. If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact the agency using the Florida Relay Service at 1-800-955-8771 (TDD) or 1-800-955-8770 (voice).
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.