PUBLIC NOTICE | Proposed AZPDES Renewal Permit for the Marana Wastewater Reclamation Facility in Pima County

Public Notice No. 21-40

Published in: Daily Territorial on March 10, 2022

AZPDES Permit No. AZ0024520

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:


Town of Marana

Facility Information

Marana Wastewater Reclamation Facility
14393 N. Luckett Road
Marana, Arizona 85653

The Town of Marana applied for a renewal AZPDES permit for the proposed discharge of up to 3.5 million gallons per day (mgd) of treated domestic wastewater from the Marana Wastewater Reclamation Facility (WRF) to an unnamed tributary to the Santa Cruz River in the Santa Cruz River Basin in Township 11 S, Range 10 E, Section 14, in Pima County, Arizona. The Marana WRF is a publicly owned treatment works that receives domestic wastewater from residential, and commercial sources in Marana. Sludge is stored in two sludge holding tanks and is dewatered onsite and disposed of in a state approved landfill.

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: March 10, 2022 – April 10, 2022

Comments may be submitted as follows:
     By Email | Send Email >   
     By Mail (Must be postmarked or received by April 10, 2022):

       Swathi Kasanneni
       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.