(2013-628 Dec. 4 & 11)
Okanogan County Dept. of Public Works, 1234-A Second Ave. South Okanogan, WA 98840, is seeking coverage under the Washington State Department of Ecology’s Construction Stormwater NPDES and State Waste Discharge General Permit. The proposed project, Twin Lakes Road Project, is located at M.P. 0.00 to M.P. 1.93 TwinLakes Road in Winthrop, Okanogan county. This project involves 14 acres of soil disturbance for Highway or Road, Utilities construction activities. Stormwater will be discharged to Thompson Creek. Any persons desiring to present their views to the Washington State Department of Ecology regarding this application, or interested in Ecology’s action on this application, may notify Ecology in writing no later than 30 days of the last date of publication of this notice. Ecology reviews public comments and considers whether discharges from this project would cause a measurable change in receiving water quality, and, if so, whether the project is necessary and in the overriding public interest according to Tier II antidegradation requirements under WAC 173-201A-320. Questions may be submitted to Don Motes, Project/Environmental Coordinator, Okanogan County Department of Public Works (509)422-7310
Comments can be submitted to:
Department of Ecology
Attn: Water Quality Program, Construction Stormwater
P.O. Box 47696, Olympia, WA 98504-7696
Published by Omak-Okanogan County Chronicle.