Water Quality Standards
Wastewater Infrastructure Funding
Public Notices and Requests for Comments
- Proposed Amendment to Rules Governing Preliminary Draft EIS Option, Minnesota Rules, 4410.2550; Revisor’s ID Number R-04494. The Environmental Quality Board intends to adopt rules regarding the preparation of a draft environmental impact statement without a public hearing. Comments in support or in opposition to the rule and requests for a hearing are due Feb. 23, 2018.
- REQUEST FOR COMMENTS on Planned Amendments to Rules Governing Subsurface Sewage Treatment Systems Inspections and Permit Requirements Comments due Feb. 20, 2018.
- Health Risk Limits Proposed Rules Amendments: (Minnesota Department of Health).(HRLs) for Groundwater (Minnesota Rules Part 4717.7500 and Part 4717.7860). A list of the 22 contaminants included in the proposed rules amendments can be found here. Comment period open through Feb. 21, 2018.
- MPCA draft PolyMet NorthMet Project permits open for public comment. This is not something that MESERB will be submitting comments on but we wanted to let members know that the draft water quality permit is available for comment through March 16, 2018.
Legislation of Interest
The 2018 Minnesota Legislative Session begins Feb. 20. Please check back here during the session for links to legislation that may affect MESERB members.