Tag: Public Comment

Draft Stormwater General Permit Issued

The Draft Kentucky KYR00 stormwater general permit for discharges associated with industrial activity was issued by the Kentucky Division of Water (DOW) on April 2, 2018.  The current permit expires at midnight on May 31, 2018.  The draft permit and draft fact sheet can be downloaded . The public notice period started on March 30, 2018 and […]

Stormwater General Permit KYR00 Expires May 31st

The Kentucky KYR00 general permit for stormwater discharges associated with industrial activity expires at midnight on May 31, 2018. According to the Division of Water, the plan is to public notice the KYR00 draft permit sometime in March 2018 with the goal to not have a lapse in coverage. The public notice period is 30 […]

Expansive Changes to the USFWS Mitigation Policy and How it May Affect You

Lost in the midst of Steph Curry’s exploits on the basketball court and the reality TV show that is the Presidential primary race, was a broad proposed policy change placed on the Federal Register last month by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS). The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is proposing changes to their […]

EPA Considers New Regulations for Lead-Based Paint Hazards at Public and Commercial Buildings

The EPA is the process of determining whether lead‐based paint hazards exist for activities in public and commercial buildings, as required under section 402(c)(3) of the Toxic Substances Control Act.  If the EPA determines that renovation activities create lead‐based paint hazards, EPA is required to address those hazards through regulation.  EPA summarized the approach it […]