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Current Proposed Enforcement Orders

(Notices that change weekly)

Date of Posting: Monday, December 6, 2021

Enforcement Order EPD-WP-9143

Facility Big Canoe WPCP
County Pickens County
Cause of Order Exceedance of permit limits
Requirements of Order Comply with Rules and pay penalty
Proposed Settlement Amount $3,305.00
Legal Authority Water Quality Control Act (including Surface Water Allocation)
Publication Date For Proposed Order 8‑Nov‑2021
Date Comment Period Closes 9‑Dec‑2021
Send Comments To

Sara Lips
Public Affairs Specialist
Environmental Protection Division

2 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive SE
Suite 1054 East
Atlanta, GA 30334

sara.lips@dnr.ga.gov
(404) 657-2086


Enforcement Order EPD-WP-8904, Amendment 1

Facility City of Valdosta
County Lowndes County
Cause of Order Modification of consent order EPD-WQ-8904
Requirements of Order Condition 17 is being modified to change the submittal deadline of the modified second-phase project schedule from June 30, 2021 to July 31, 2022
Proposed Settlement Amount
Legal Authority Water Quality Control Act (including Surface Water Allocation)
Publication Date For Proposed Order 15‑Nov‑2021
Date Comment Period Closes 15‑Dec‑2021
Send Comments To

Sara Lips
Public Affairs Specialist
Environmental Protection Division

2 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive SE
Suite 1054 East
Atlanta, GA 30334

sara.lips@dnr.ga.gov
(404) 657-2086


Enforcement Order EPD-AQC-7133

Facility Healthy Pet
County Wayne County
Cause of Order Failure to perform Visible Emissions on baghouses
Requirements of Order Pay settlement
Proposed Settlement Amount $9,100.00
Legal Authority Air Quality Act
Publication Date For Proposed Order 15‑Nov‑2021
Date Comment Period Closes 15‑Dec‑2021
Send Comments To

Sara Lips
Public Affairs Specialist
Environmental Protection Division

2 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive SE
Suite 1054 East
Atlanta, GA 30334

sara.lips@dnr.ga.gov
(404) 657-2086


Enforcement Order EPD-WP-9154

Facility Oglethrope WPCP
County Macon County
Cause of Order Failed to maintain the facility treatment components (mats)
Requirements of Order Secure funding within 12 months and submit quarterly progress; construction completed by project closeout date; repair items noted in routine inspection; DMR violation
Proposed Settlement Amount
Legal Authority Water Quality Control Act (including Surface Water Allocation)
Publication Date For Proposed Order 22‑Nov‑2021
Date Comment Period Closes 22‑Dec‑2021
Send Comments To

Sara Lips
Public Affairs Specialist
Environmental Protection Division

2 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive SE
Suite 1054 East
Atlanta, GA 30334

sara.lips@dnr.ga.gov
(404) 657-2086


Enforcement Order EPD-WP-9158

Facility Hyundai Glovis Co, Ltd
County Glynn County
Cause of Order EPD alleges that pollutants, debris, and petroleum products were discharged from the Golden Ray into waters of the state without a permit beginning on September 8, 2019 through the effective date of this consent order
Requirements of Order Upon the termination of the Unified Command incident response pursuant to OPA 90, the respondent shall implement the approved Environmental Assessment and Response Plan; within 1 year of the execution of this consent order, respondent must pay a civil penalty or elect to submit a plan for a proposed Supplemental Environmental Project and obtain a reduction in the civil penalty
Proposed Settlement Amount $3,000,000.00
Legal Authority Water Quality Control Act (including Surface Water Allocation)
Publication Date For Proposed Order 23‑Nov‑2021
Date Comment Period Closes 23‑Dec‑2021
Send Comments To

EPD Comments
EPD Comments
Environmental Protection Division

2 Martin Luther King Jr Dr SE
Atlanta, GA 30334

epdcomments@dnr.ga.gov


Enforcement Order EPD-WP-9162

Facility City of Port Wentworth
County Chatham County
Cause of Order Sewage spills and exceeded permit discharge limitations
Requirements of Order Implement approved corrective action plan to include improvements to sewage pump stations, assessment and rehabilitation of collection system, inflow/infiltration reduction, and improved Sewer Overflow Response Plan
Proposed Settlement Amount $2,500.00
Legal Authority Water Quality Control Act (including Surface Water Allocation)
Publication Date For Proposed Order 29‑Nov‑2021
Date Comment Period Closes 29‑Dec‑2021
Send Comments To

Sara Lips
Public Affairs Specialist
Environmental Protection Division

2 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive SE
Suite 1054 East
Atlanta, GA 30334

sara.lips@dnr.ga.gov
(404) 657-2086


Enforcement Order EPD-WP-9161

Facility King America Finishing, Inc
County Screven County
Cause of Order Facility exceeded permit discharge limitations
Requirements of Order Pay settlement and correct violations in accordance with EPD-WP-9076
Proposed Settlement Amount $2,900.00
Legal Authority Water Quality Control Act (including Surface Water Allocation)
Publication Date For Proposed Order 29‑Nov‑2021
Date Comment Period Closes 29‑Dec‑2021
Send Comments To

Sara Lips
Public Affairs Specialist
Environmental Protection Division

2 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive SE
Suite 1054 East
Atlanta, GA 30334

sara.lips@dnr.ga.gov
(404) 657-2086


Enforcement Order EPD-WP-9155

Facility Polo Golf and Country Club WRF
County Forsyth County
Cause of Order Exceedance of permitted flow and permitted TSS
Requirements of Order Comply with Rules and pay penalty
Proposed Settlement Amount $1,799.00
Legal Authority Water Quality Control Act (including Surface Water Allocation)
Publication Date For Proposed Order 29‑Nov‑2021
Date Comment Period Closes 29‑Dec‑2021
Send Comments To

Sara Lips
Public Affairs Specialist
Environmental Protection Division

2 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive SE
Suite 1054 East
Atlanta, GA 30334

sara.lips@dnr.ga.gov
(404) 657-2086