Notice of availability of for final environmental impact statement (EIS) for wastewater disposal options including a proposed ocean outfall for the City of Rehoboth Beach Wastewater Treatment Facility, Sussex County, Delaware
This notice advises the public that pursuant to Environmental Review Procedures for the Delaware Water Pollution Control Revolving Fund and Title 40 CFR, Part 35, the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) has conducted its environmental review process on the proposed ocean outfall for the Rehoboth Beach Wastewater Treatment Facility. The Final EIS evaluated all feasible alternatives for the disposal of treated water from the Rehoboth Beach Wastewater Treatment Facility. The Final EIS addressed all comments from the April 10, 2012 public hearing and 60 day public comment period.
The document is availability for review at http://www.dnrec.delaware.gov/wr/Services/Pages/Financial-Assistance-Branch-proposed-Rehoboth-ocean-outfall.aspx
Following a 30-day waiting period from the date of this notice, DNREC will make its decision on the proposed action as documented in the Final EIS. DNREC’s decision will be documented in a Record of Decision (ROD) and that decision will be publicly noticed as well.
Comments may be submitted until February 26, 2013 at 4:30 p.m. Please send your written comments to Mr. Greg Pope, P.E., DNREC Financial Assistance Branch, 5 E. Reed Street, Suite 200, Dover, DE, 19901, by fax: 302-739-2137 or by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
. Electronic submission is preferred.