Notice of application for the
Land Treatment System Permit
to apply treated wastewater to a
Land Application Site in the
State of Georgia
The Georgia Environmental Protection Division (EPD) has received a new application for the reissuance of an existing LAS permit. Having reviewed such application, EPD proposes t issue for a maximum term of five years the following permit subject to specific pollutant limitations and special conditions:
Camp Frank D. Merrill, Camp Wahsega Road, Building 125, Permit No. GAJ030727 for a domestic wastewater treatment facility located at Camp Wahsega Road, Building 125, Dahlonega, Georgia. An average of 35,000 GPD of pretreated process wastewater and an average of 6,700 GPD of reuse water will be land applied to separate, dedicated sites in the Coosa River Basin.
Persons wishing to comment upon or object to the proposed determinations are invited to submit same in writing to the EPD address listed below, or via email at EPDcomments@dnr.ga.gov, no later than thirty (30) days after this notification. If you choose to email your comments, please be sure to included the words "LAS Permit Reissuance - Camp Frank D. Merrill (Lumpkin County)" in the subject line to ensure that your comments will be forwarded to the correct staff. All comments received prior to or on that date will be considered in the formulation of final determinations regarding the application. A public hearing may be held where the EPD Director finds a significant degree of public interest in a proposed permit or group of permits. Additional information regarding public hearing procedures is available by writing EPD.
A fact sheet or copy of the draft permit is available by writing EPD. A coping charge of 10 cents per page will be assessed. The permit application, draft permit, comments received, and other information are available for review at
2 MLK Jr. Dr., Suite 1152, Atlanta, GA 30334, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. For additional information contact:
Whitney Fenwick, Wastewater Regulatory Program, phone, 404.656.2795 or e-mail Whitney.Fenwick@dnr.ga.gov.