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Enforcement Order EPD-WP-8328

Facility City of Adairsville-North WPCP
County Bartow County
Cause of Order Failure to comply w/ Permit effluent limitations and monitoring requirements; exceeded Weekly & Monthly Average BOD limits; failure to meet minimum percentage removal for BOD; exceeded Weekly & Monthly Average TSS limits; failure to meet minimum percentage removal for TSS; exceeded Weekly & Monthly Average Fecal Coliform limit; exceeded Weekly & Monthly Average Ammonia limits; exceeded Weekly & Monthly Average Total Phosphorus limit; exceeded Daily Maximum Total Residual Chlorine limit; exceeded Weekly Average Total Residual Chlorine limit; failure to meet minimum effluent pH limit; failure to notify Division prior to allowing new indirect industrial wastewater discharges to the collection system; samples collected & analyzed were not representative of the effluent; partially treated wastewater was discharged; discharge from Facility resulted in a decrease in the dissolved oxygen concentration in the receiving stream; untreated wastewater was discharged
Requirements of Order Comply with all effluent limitations established by Permit; develop a pre-treatment program and submit to the Division
Settlement Amount $25,000.00
Legal Authority Water Quality Control Act (including Surface Water Allocation)
Publication Date For Proposed Order 8/21/2017
Date Comment Period Closes 9/20/2017
Date Executed 10/3/2017