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PUBLIC NOTICE | Proposed Renewal of AZPDES Permit (AZ0026107) Coverage for Agua Nueva Water Reclamation Facility

Public Notice No. 17-37

Published in Arizona Business Gazette on April 5, 2018

AZPDES Permit No. AZ0026107

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


Pima County Regional Wastewater Reclamation Department

Mailing Address

2955 W. Calle Agua Nueva
Tucson, Arizona 85745

Facility Information

Agua Nueva Water Reclamation Facility (WRF)

Pima County Regional Wastewater Reclamation Department applied for a renewal AZPDES permit for the proposed discharge of up to 35.2  million gallons per day (mgd) of treated domestic wastewater to the Santa Cruz River in the Santa Cruz  River Basin in Township 13S, Range 13E, Section 21, in Pima  County, Ariz. Sludge from Agua Nueva WRF is sent to the Tres Rios WRF for further treatment and disposal.

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: April 5, 2018 – May 5, 2018

Comments may be submitted as follows:
     By Email | Send Email > 
     By Mail (Must be postmarked or received by May 5, 2018):

       Richard Mendolia
       Water Quality Division
       1110 W. Washington Street
       Phoenix, AZ  85007