Public Comment Meeting

Draft Rule: EPR Ch 2 Municipal Pollution Control Priority System

The Facilities Engineering Division in response to Vermont Act 103 of 2016 has prepared an update to Environmental Protection Rule, Chapter 2: The Municipal Pollution Control Project Priority System.

This draft Rule defines how projects are ranked annually on the project priority list of the Clean Water State Revolving Fund, as well as certain project eligibilities, and now includes a project bypass system that is similar to the one used by the Drinking Water State Revolving Fund.  The draft Rule now considers broader ranges of project types and eligibilities, water quality concerns, and sustainability issues.  The draft Rule also ranks how projects are considered for Vermont Pollution Control Grants and the way that those grants are calculated. 

The draft rule may be downloaded in pdf format from our website.  

Public comment is open through: Friday, September 29, 2017.

A public comment meeting will be held on September 22, 2017 at the ANR Annex Building, 190 Junction Road, Berlin  from 1:30PM to 3:30PM.

Please send written comments to: Lynnette Claudon ; or 1 National Life Drive, Main 1, Montpelier VT 05620.

For questions, please call Lynnette Claudon at 802-490-6226.

Friday, September 22, 2017 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Public Meeting on Proposed Changes to the Vermont Stormwater Management Manual Rule.

The Department is pleased to announce that the proposed 2017 Vermont Stormwater Management Manual Rule was filed with the Secretary of State on Friday, September 16th, 2016.

The Department has scheduled a public meeting to solicit comment on the proposed rule on Tuesday, October 25th, 2016 from 9:00 AM until 12:00 PM, at the Pavilion Building Auditorium, located at 109 State Street in Montpelier.  The Department will begin accepting public comment on  the proposed 2017 VSMM Rule of Friday, September 16, 2016 through 4:30 PM on November 1, 2016.  Comments may be provided in person at the public meeting or in writing to Kevin Burke.

For more information on the update of the Vermont Stormwater Management Manual (VSMM), see the VSMM update page.

Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 9:00am to 12:15pm

Public meeting on draft Northern Lake Champlain Direct Drainages

Public comment meeting for draft Northern Lake Champlain Direct Drainages

Event date:Wed. Jul. 08, 2015     
start time: 06:30 PM  end: 08:00 PM
Contact: Karen Bates    Email: karen.bates@vermont.gov   Phone: 802-879-2339
Location: Shelburne Town Offices, Shelburne, Vermont
More Information Link:   http://www.watershedmangement.vt.gov
Description: The Northern Lake Champlain Direct Drainages (Basin 5) include all surface waters that drain into the northern section of Lake Champlain, beginning at the Ferrisburgh and Charlotte town line and ending at the Canadian border, excepting three major river watersheds: the Missisquoi, the Winooski and the Lamoille. This Tactical Plan was developed with the purpose of improving both water quality and aquatic habitats, and presents ANR’s recommendations in collaboration with other State and federal resource agencies, watershed partner organizations, regional planning commissions, municipalities, and individual citizens. 

 
Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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