Notice of Proposed Reissuance of an Alaska Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (APDES) Individual Permit to Discharge to Waters of the United States - Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson - Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System

A Fact Sheet and associated documents are available for review. For inquiries or to request copies of documents, contact:

DEC Contact:
William Ashton
Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation
555 Cordova Street
Anchorage, AK 99501
(907) 269-6283

Draft Permit Public Notice Period
Public Notice Start Date: May 23, 2019
Public Notice Expiration Date: June 24, 2019

Permit Number:

Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson (JBER)
673 ABW/CC
10471 20th Street, Suite 139
JBER, AK 99506-2200

Proposed Project and Location:
JBER operates a Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4). The storm water from the facility is proposed to be discharged to Knik Arm at the Port of Anchorage and into Ship Creek adjacent to the base.

Tentative Determination:
DEC has tentatively determined to reissue an individual permit to the above listed activity.

Administrative Record:
The APDES draft permit, fact sheet, and associated documents are available for public review at the ADEC offices located in Anchorage. Please contact the Anchorage office (555 Cordova Street, Anchorage, AK 99501; 907-269-6285) to arrange for hard copies of the documents to be available for your review.

If you would like to see any additional supporting technical documents, contact William Ashton. The documents are also accessible from the DEC website at:

Written comments can be submitted until June 24, 2019 at 5:00 pm via email to:

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Disability Reasonable Accommodation Notice
The State of Alaska, Department of Environmental Conservation complies with Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. If you are a person with a disability who may need a special accommodation in order to participate in this public process, please contact Theresa Zimmerman at (907) 465-6171 or TDD Relay Service 1-800-770-8973/TTY or dial 711 within 30 days of publication of this notice to ensure that any necessary accommodations can be provided.

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Created 5/23/2019 10:24:23 AM by cfishwick


Department: Environmental Conservation
Category: Public Notices
Location(s): Statewide
Project/Regulation #:
Publish Date: 5/23/2019
Archive Date: 6/25/2019
  • Comments Due
    6/24/2019 5:00pm