PUBLIC NOTICE | Proposed AZPDES Permit Renewal for City of Bisbee

Public Notice No. 17-04

Published in: Bisbee Daily Review on Friday, Aug. 18, 2017

Notice: Pursuant to the Clean Water Act and in accordance with Arizona Administrative Code (AAC) R18-9-A907, the ADEQ Director proposes to issue an Arizona Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (AZPDES) Permit to discharge pollutants to waters of the U.S. to the following applicant, subject to certain effluent limitations and special conditions:


City of Bisbee
AZPDES Permit No. AZ0026007

Facility Information

City of Bisbee
118 Arizona Street
Bisbee, Arizona 85603

The City of Bisbee applied for a renewal AZPDES permit for the proposed discharge of up to 1.22 million gallons per day (mgd) of treated domestic wastewater from the San Jose Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) to the Greenbush Draw , Tributary to the San Pedro River in the San Pedro River Basin in Township 24 S, Range 24 E, Section 17, in Cochise County, Ariz. The San Jose WWTP is a publicly owned treatment works that receives domestic wastewater from residential, and commercial sources in City of Bisbee. Sludge, including screenings, grit and scum, will be hauled offsite and disposed to a municipal solid waste landfill.

Review Documents

Original Published Public Notice | View/Print >
Draft Permit | View >
Draft Fact Sheet | View >

Public Comment Period 

Dates: Aug. 18, 2017 – Sept. 18, 2017

Comments may be submitted as follows:
     By Email | Send Email > 
     By Mail (Must be postmarked or received by Sept. 18, 2017):

       Swathi Kasanneni
       Water Quality Division
       1110 W. Washington Street
       Phoenix, AZ  85007

You may also review the above documentation in person at the ADEQ Record Center | Learn How >