PUBLISHED IN THE CLAREMORE DAILY PROGRESS, CLAREMORE, OKLAHOMA, MARCH 17, 2013.
NOTICE OF ISSUANCE OF DRAFT TIER II PERMIT
POLLUTANT DISCHARGE APPLICATION NO. OK0038466
Notice is hereby given that the Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) has issued a draft permit to the Claremore Public Works Authority, 104 S. Muskogee, Claremore, Oklahoma, 74017, based on a Tier II application filed on October 11, 2012, for a renewal permit with the DEQ. A final permit, if issued, would allow the Claremore Public Works Authority to discharge treated backwash water from their facility, the Claremore Water Treatment Facility located at 1450 E. Blue Starr Drive, Claremore, Oklahoma, 74017 which is located in the SW 1/4 NE 1/4 SE 1/4 of Section 3, Township 21 North, Range 16 East, Indian Meridian, Rogers County, Oklahoma. The Claremore Water Treatment Plant is a municipal facility that provides public water services. The proposed discharge consists of treated effluent from the Claremore Water Treatment Plant. The discharge will be to Lake Claremore, a tributary to Dog Creek, in Segment 121500 of the Middle Arkansas River Basin. The discharge from Outfall 001 is located at latitude 36˚19’36.835” N, longitude 95˚34’58.130” W (GPS: NAD-83 CONUS) in Rogers County, Oklahoma The residuals generated by the facility are self-contained within the lagoon system.
A copy of the draft permit, fact sheet, application and other relevant documents may be reviewed at the office of the DEQ, Water Quality Division, 707 N. Robinson, Oklahoma City, OK, 73102, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. A copy of the draft permit, fact sheet, and application may be reviewed at the Will Rogers Library, 1515 N. Florence Avenue, Claremore, Oklahoma, 74017, Monday and Tuesday, 9:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.; Wednesday and Thursday, 9:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. A copy of the draft permit and fact sheet may be reviewed on the DEQ website at http://www.deq.state.ok.us/mainlinks/publicpermits.html