PUBLIC NOTICE | Proposed AZPDES New Permit for Big Park Domestic Wastewater Improvement District

Public Notice No. 16-113

Published in: Prescott Courier 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

Big Park Domestic Wastewater Improvement District 
AZPDES Permit No. AZ0024082

Facility Location

Big Park Domestic Wastewater Improvement District 
1965 Commerce Center Circle, Suite A
Prescott, AZ 86301


Big Park DWID applied for a new AZPDES permit for the proposed discharge of up to 0.7  million gallons per day (mgd) of treated domestic wastewater from the Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) to the an unnamed wash in the Verde River Basin in Township 16 N, Range 6 E, Section 19, in Yavapai County, Ariz. The Big Park WWTP is a publicly owned treatment works that receives domestic wastewater from residential sources in Big Park. Sludge is hauled off-site for landfill disposal.                      

Review Documents

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

Public Comment Period 

Dates: Jan. 18, 2017 – Feb. 17, 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. 17, 2017):

       Jacqueline Maye
       Water Quality Division
       1110 W. Washington Street
       Phoenix, AZ  85007 

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