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Deadline For Public Comment

Deadline: Jul 01, 2014

The deadline for public comment has expired. Contact the agency or primary contact person listed below for assistance.

Rule Details

Rule Number: 14P023
Title: Wastewater Treatment Facility Operator Certification Rule.
Type: Standard
Status: Adopted
Agency: Department of Environmental Conservation
Legal Authority: 10 V.S.A. ยงยง 1263, and 1265.
Summary: The Wastewater Treatment Facility Operator Certification Rule provides minimum standards of experience and knowledge required of qualified personnel employed to operate and maintain permitted facilities authorized to discharge to waters of the state. The existing Rule was adopted in 1985. The proposed rule amendments serve to update and clarify the Rule.
Persons Affected: Wastewater Treatment Facility Operators, Municipalities, Industries, Consulting Firms, Small Businesses (contract operation services).
Economic Impact: The Rule requires wastewater treatment facility operators to comply with certain education and training requirements. This Rule has a net positive impact on the economy by requiring individuals to get more education, training and by preserving the health of the state's waters.
Posting date: May 21,2014

Hearing Information

Information for Hearing # 1
Hearing date:
06-24-2014 6:00 PM   
Location: Winooski Room, National Life Building
Address: One National Life Drive
City: Montpelier
State: VT
Zip: 05620-3522
Hearing Notes:

Contact Information

Information for Contact # 1
Level: Primary    
Name: Andrew Fish    
Agency: Department of Environmental Conservation    
Address: One National Life Drive, Main 2    
City: Montpelier    
State: VT    
Zip: 05620-3522    
Telephone: 802-490-6186    
Fax:    
Email: 
andy.fish@state.vt.us
     
 
   
Website Address:  http://www.anr.state.vt.us/dec/waterq/ww/htm/opcert.htm
     
 
   
Information for Contact # 2
Level: Secondary    
Name: Carole Fowler    
Agency: Department of Environmental Conservation    
Address: One National Life Drive, Main 2    
City: Montpelier    
State: VT    
Zip: 05620-3522    
Telephone: 802-490-6106    
Fax:    
Email: 
carole.fowler@state.vt.us
     
 
   
       

Keyword Information

Keywords:

Wastewater
Operator
Certification
Wastewater Facility
Sewage
Wastewater Treatment Facility (WWTF)
Pollution Abatement
publicly owned treatment works (POTW)
WWTF
POTW
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