PUBLIC NOTICE | Proposed AZPDES Permit Renewal to the City of Holbrook

Public Notice No. 17-08

Published in: White Mount Publishing on Friday, Sept. 19, 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 Holbrook
AZPDES Permit No. AZ0025542
P. O. Box 970
Holbrook, AZ 86025

Facility Information

Painted Mesa Water Reclamation Facility (WRF)
300 Broadcast Lane
Holbrook, AZ 86025

The City of Holbrook applied for a renewal AZPDES permit for the proposed discharge of up to 1 million gallons per day of treated domestic wastewater from the Painted Mesa Water Reclamation Facility (WRF) to the Leroux Wash, tributary to the Little Colorado River in the Little Colorado River Basin in Township 17 N, Range 20 E, Section 2, in Navajo County, Ariz. The Painted Mesa WRF is a publicly owned treatment works that receives domestic wastewater from residential and commercial sources in Holbrook. Sludge is transported from the aerobic digester and then used for agricultural application.

Review Documents

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

Public Comment Period 

Dates: Sept. 19, 2017 – Oct. 19, 2017

Comments may be submitted as follows:
     By Email | Send Email > 
     By Mail (Must be postmarked or received by Oct. 19, 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 >