PUBLIC NOTICE | Proposed AZPDES Permit Renewal for the Virgin River Domestic Wastewater Improvement District Wastewater Treatment Plant

Public Notice No. 20-57

Published in: Kingman Daily Miner on April 9, 2021

AZPDES Permit No. AZ0023655

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:


Virgin River Domestic Wastewater Improvement District
P.O. Box 725
Littlefield, Arizona 86432

Facility Information

Virgin River Domestic Wastewater Improvement District (VRDWID) applied for a renewal AZPDES permit for the proposed discharge of up to 0.0366 million gallons per day (mgd) of treated domestic wastewater from the VRDWID Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) to Beaver Dam Wash in the Colorado – Grand Canyon River Basin in Township 40 N, Range 15 E, Section 5, in Mohave County, Arizona. The VRDWID WWTP is a publicly owned treatment works that receives domestic wastewater from residential and commercial sources in Beaver Dam. Sludge is periodically taken by tank truck to the Mesquite Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) for additional processing and final disposal. Sludge hauling takes place two or three times per year.

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 9, 2021 – May 9, 2021

Comments may be submitted as follows:
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     By Mail (Must be postmarked or received by May 9, 2021):

       Chris Montague-Breakwell
       Water Quality Division
       1110 W. Washington Street
       Phoenix, AZ  85007