PUBLIC NOTICE | Proposed AZPDES Renewal Permit for Central Arizona Water Conservation District

Public Notice No. 16-1-7

Published in: Parker Pioneer on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 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 U.S. waters for the following applicant, subject to certain effluent limitations and special conditions:

Facility Name

Central Arizona Water Conservation District
AZPDES Permit No. AZ0023990

Facility Location

Central Arizona Water Conservation District
P. O. Box 43020
Phoenix, AZ 85080-3020


Central Arizona Water Conservation District (CAP) applied for a renewal AZPDES permit for the proposed discharge of up to 0.05 million gallons per day (mgd) of non-domestic wastewater from the Havasu (Mark Wilmer) Pumping Plant to the Lake Havasu, Colorado River in the Colorado – Lower Gila River Basin in Township 11 N, Range 18 W, Section 23, in La Paz County, Arizona. The Havasu (Mark Wilmer) Pumping Plant is a federally constructed facility that removes the Colorado River water and transfers it to the CAP canal system. The facility is located approximately half way between Lake Havasu City and Parker, on the eastern shore of the Colorado River (Lake Havasu). The Havasu (Mark Wilmer) Pumping Plant is considered a minor industrial facility.                      

Review Documents

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

Public Comment Period 

Dates: Jan. 18, 2017 – Feb. 20, 2017

All written comments received by ADEQ by the close of business 30 days after publication of this notice will be considered in the final permit decision. A public hearing request must be in writing and must include the reasons for such request. If there is a significant degree of public interest, the Director will hold a hearing in accordance with AAC R18-9-A908(B).

Comments may be submitted as follows:
     By Email | Send Email > 
     By Mail (Must be postmarked by Feb. 20, 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 >