COMMENT PERIOD BEGINS | AZPDES Renewal Permit for Bison Ranch Wastewater Treatment Plant in Navajo County

On May 25, 2022, the public comment period begins for the proposal to issue an Arizona Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (AZPDES) Renewal Permit to Bison Ranch Owners Association, Inc. for the Bison Ranch Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) located in Overgaard, Arizona. The comment period ends June 27, 2022.

Public Notice Information

Public Notice No. 21-58

Published in: Tribune News on May 25, 2022

AZPDES Permit No. AZ0026697

ADEQ proposes to issue an Arizona Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (AZPDES) renewal permit to discharge pollutants to Protected Surface Waters to the following applicant, subject to certain effluent limitations and special conditions:

Permittee

Bison Ranch Owners Association, Inc.

Facility Information

Bison Ranch Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP)
2269 Highway 260
Overgaard, Arizona 85933
Navajo County

Bison Ranch Owners Association, Inc. applied for a renewal AZPDES permit for the proposed discharge of up to 0.08 million gallons per day (mgd) of treated domestic wastewater from the Bison Ranch WWTP to an unnamed wash, tributary to Pierce Seep in the Little Colorado River Basin in Township 12 N, Range 17 E, Section 34, in Navajo County, Arizona. The Bison Ranch WWTP is a privately-owned treatment works that receives domestic wastewater from residential and commercial in the Bison Ranch Community. Sludge is sent to St Johns WWTP in St Johns, Arizona.

Review Documents

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

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

Public Comment Period 

Dates: May 25, 2022 – June 27, 2022

Comments may be submitted as follows:
     By Email | Send Email >   
     By Mail (Must be postmarked or received by June 27, 2022):

       ADEQ
       Rachel Heinz
       Water Quality Division
       1110 W. Washington St.
       Phoenix, AZ 85007

A public hearing request must be in writing and must include the reasons for such request.