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Public Comment Opportunities

Express your opinion on environmental permits and other documents open for public comment.

For public comment opportunities on rulemakings, IPDES guidance development, or Volkswagen diesel settlement, visit the pages below.

Notice of Pending Public Comment Period

DEQ provides an Idaho Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (IPDES) draft permit to facilities for preliminary review. The facility has a number of days to review the preliminary draft permit and fact sheet for errors or omissions. DEQ will revise the preliminary documents as needed, then notify the public of the start of a 30-day public comment period.

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Public Comment Opportunities

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DescriptorOpen DateClose DateRelated Document(s)DEQ Staff Contact
Water - Draft 401 Certification - Idaho Falls Storm Sewer Systems - ITD and Idaho Falls11/18/1912/19/19Draft 401 CertificationTroy Saffle
(208) 528-2650
Water - Draft 401 Certification - Riverview Ridge Estates - Spring Branch Creek11/18/1912/09/19Draft 401 Certification

Chantilly Higbee
(208) 769-4605
Air - Draft T1 and Permit to Construct - Rathdrum Power - Rathdrum11/18/1912/18/19T1 Application

T1 Permit

T1 Statement of Basis

PTC Application

PTC Permit

PTC Statement of Basis

Legal Notice
Whitney Rowley
(208) 373-0409
Water - Draft Pretreatment Program - City of Post Falls11/18/1912/18/19Pretreatment ProgramBrynn Lacabanne
(208) 373-0289
Water - Draft 401 Certification - Warren Wagon Road 11/12/1912/03/19Draft Certification

Kati Carberry
(208) 373-0550
Waste - DEQ seeks public comments on draft Hazardous Waste Management Act permit renewal for PacifiCorp's Idaho Falls Pole Yard11/08/1912/12/19Draft Permit

Fact Sheet

Concerned Citizens Letter

Public Notice
Brian English
(208) 373-0425
Water - DEQ seeks comment on draft IPDES permit for wastewater treatment facility in Montpelier, ID11/06/1912/06/19Permit

Fact Sheet

Application Amendment
Lori Flook
(208) 373-0595
Water - Draft Water Reuse Permit - Stonebriar Homeowners Association - Meridian10/28/1911/27/19Draft Permit

Staff Analysis
Danielle Terhaar
(208) 373-0274
Air - Draft Air Quality Permit - Basic American Foods - Rexburg10/22/1911/21/19Application

Draft Permit

Legal Notice

Statement of Basis
Shawnee Chen
(208) 373-0176
Water - DEQ seeks public comment on draft water reuse permit10/15/1911/29/19Draft Permit

Staff Analysis
Valerie Greear
(208) 373-0550
Waste - DEQ Seeks Public Comment on Draft Final Points of Compliance Determination for East Smoky Panel Mine10/02/1911/21/19East Smoky Final Determination Letter

East Smoky Final Application
Douglas Tanner
(208) 236-6160
Waste - DEQ seeks public comments on draft Hazardous Waste Management Act permit renewal for PacifiCorp's Idaho Falls Pole Yard09/26/1912/12/19Draft Permit

Fact Sheet

Public Notice

Concerned Citizen Letter
Brian English
(208) 373-0425
Water - Draft Reuse Permit Renewal - Idaho National Laboratory09/16/1910/16/19Draft Reuse Permit

Supporting Document
Andrew John
(208) 373-0331
Water - Draft 401 Certification - USDA Forest Service - Silver Creek08/28/1909/19/19Draft 401 Certification

Supporting Document
Julia Achabal
(208) 373-0550
Water - Draft 401 Certificiation - Nez Perce Highway Department - Road Realignment08/26/1909/16/19Draft 401 Certification

Supporting Document
Mark Sellet
(208) 799-4896