PUBLIC NOTICE | Proposed Issuance of AZPDES Permit (AZ0026166) Coverage for Santa Cruz River Heritage Project
Public Notice No. 17-40
Published in Arizona Business Gazette on April 26, 2018
AZPDES Permit No. AZ0026166
Pursuant to the Clean Water Act and in accordance with Arizona Administrative Code (A.A.C.) R18-9-A907, the Director of the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) proposes to issue an Arizona Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (AZPDES) Permit to discharge pollutants to Waters of the United States to the following applicant, subject to certain effluent limitations and special conditions:
Tucson Water Department
310 W. Alameda St.
Tucson, AZ 85713
Santa Cruz River Heritage Project
1580 S. Santa Cruz Lane
Tucson, AZ 85713
Tucson Water Department applied for an AZPDES permit for the proposed discharge of up to 3.57 million gallons per day (mgd) of treated reclaimed water to the Santa Cruz River in the Santa Cruz River Basin in Township 14S, Range 13E, Section 23, in Pima County, Ariz.
The Santa Cruz River Heritage Project is an important planned reclaimed water recharge facility near downtown Tucson that will allow Tucson Water to develop additional recharge capacity for the long-term storage of reclaimed water for future use while enhancing the downtown area with a perennial water feature.
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Public Comment Period
Dates: April 26, 2018 – May 26, 2018
Comments may be submitted as follows:
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By Mail (Must be postmarked or received by May 26, 2018):
Water Quality Division
1110 W. Washington Street
Phoenix, AZ 85007