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Current Proposed Enforcement Orders

(Notices that change weekly)

Date of Posting: Monday, July 17, 2017

Enforcement Order EPD-SM-2775

Facility Browns' Borrow Pit
County Catoosa County
Cause of Order Mining through buffer zones and beyond permit boundary
Requirements of Order Submit an Amendment to Mining Land Use Plan w/in 90 days; initiate reclamation of all affected lands w/in 2 years
Proposed Settlement Amount $5,500.00
Legal Authority Surface Mining Act
Publication Date For Proposed Order 7/17/2017
Date Comment Period Closes 8/16/2017
Send Comments To Mr. Jeff Cown
Chief, Land Protection Branch
Environmental Protection Division
2 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive SE, Suite 1054 East, Atlanta, GA 30334

Jeff.Cown@dnr.ga.gov

Enforcement Order EPD-HW-1858

Facility American Lube Fast
County Thomas County
Cause of Order Failure to stop the release of used oil, failure to clean-up and manage properly the released used oil and other materials; failure to keep oil containers closed; failure to label seven 55- gallon drums and one 5- gallon bucket containing used oil
Requirements of Order w/in 60 days provide written procedures that were implemented; w/in 60 days submit for approval a plan and schedule to clean-up and manage properly all released used oil and impacted soil, concrete and other materials; w/in 90 days submit documentation that the Facility is operating in compliance w/ plans
Proposed Settlement Amount $4,500.00
Legal Authority Hazardous Waste Management Act
Publication Date For Proposed Order 7/10/2017
Date Comment Period Closes 8/9/2017
Send Comments To Dr. Bert Langley
Director Of Compliance
Environmental Protection Division
2 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive SE, Suite 1456 East, Atlanta, GA 30334

Bert.Langley@dnr.ga.gov

Enforcement Order EPD-WP-8298

Facility Sisson Utilities, Inc.
County Gilmer County
Cause of Order 14 public water systems located in Gilmer & Fannin County failure to complete all requirements for obtaining valid Permit for each Water System; failure to obtain Source Approval for all wells that serve the Water System; failure to submit required documentation; failure to submit business plan which demonstrates managerial and financial capacity
Requirements of Order w/in 120 days provide multiyear business plan; w/in 1 year complete all requirements for issuance, and obtain a valid Permit for Water Systems; failure to comply will result in a monetary penalty
Proposed Settlement Amount
Legal Authority Safe Drinking Water Act
Publication Date For Proposed Order 7/10/2017
Date Comment Period Closes 8/9/2017
Send Comments To Dr. Bert Langley
Director Of Compliance
Environmental Protection Division
2 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive SE, Suite 1456 East, Atlanta, GA 30334

Bert.Langley@dnr.ga.gov

Enforcement Order EPD-WQ-8290

Facility Rockdale Water Resources
County Rockdale County
Cause of Order Seven unpermitted discharges from October 2016 through February 2017; failure to monitor several parameters in August 2016
Requirements of Order Pay settlement amount.
Proposed Settlement Amount $4,500.00
Legal Authority Water Quality Control Act (including Surface Water Allocation)
Publication Date For Proposed Order 6/26/2017
Date Comment Period Closes 7/26/2017
Send Comments To Dr. Bert Langley
Director Of Compliance
Environmental Protection Division
2 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive SE, Suite 1456 East, Atlanta, GA 30334

Bert.Langley@dnr.ga.gov

Enforcement Order EPD-WP-8301

Facility City of Summerville WPCP
County Chattooga County
Cause of Order One unpermitted discharge of 1000 gallons to the Chattooga River on April 27, 2017 at 74 Maple Road
Requirements of Order Cited violations have been corrected.
Proposed Settlement Amount $875.00
Legal Authority Water Quality Control Act (including Surface Water Allocation)
Publication Date For Proposed Order 6/26/2017
Date Comment Period Closes 7/26/2017
Send Comments To Dr. Bert Langley
Director Of Compliance
Environmental Protection Division
2 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive SE, Suite 1456 East, Atlanta, GA 30334

Bert.Langley@dnr.ga.gov

Enforcement Order EPD-WP-8292

Facility City of Summerville WPCP
County Chattooga County
Cause of Order Exceeded permit limitation on January 2017 DMR.
Requirements of Order Cited violations have been corrected.
Proposed Settlement Amount $1,299.00
Legal Authority Water Quality Control Act (including Surface Water Allocation)
Publication Date For Proposed Order 6/26/2017
Date Comment Period Closes 7/26/2017
Send Comments To Dr. Bert Langley
Director Of Compliance
Environmental Protection Division
2 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive SE, Suite 1456 East, Atlanta, GA 30334

Bert.Langley@dnr.ga.gov

Enforcement Order EPD-WP-8299

Facility Whitfield Mt. View Acres WPCP
County Whitfield County
Cause of Order Exceeded permit limitation on March 2017 DMR.
Requirements of Order Cited violations have been corrected.
Proposed Settlement Amount $377.00
Legal Authority Water Quality Control Act (including Surface Water Allocation)
Publication Date For Proposed Order 6/26/2017
Date Comment Period Closes 7/26/2017
Send Comments To Dr. Bert Langley
Director Of Compliance
Environmental Protection Division
2 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive SE, Suite 1456 East, Atlanta, GA 30334

Bert.Langley@dnr.ga.gov