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Recently Executed Enforcement Orders

(Notices that change weekly)

Date of Posting: Monday, August 15, 2022

Enforcement Order EPD-WP-9164

Facility City of Nahunta
County Brantley County
Cause of Order Facility exceeded permit discharge limitations
Requirements of Order Implement approved CAP to identify and mitigate inflow/infiltration; implement approved strategy for complying with current permit limitations during construction of new treatment plant; implement control strategy to ensure no new connections are added unless adequate wastewater capacity exists
Settlement Amount
Legal Authority Water Quality Control Act (including Surface Water Allocation)
Date Executed 28‑Feb‑2022

Enforcement Order EPD-WP-9219

Facility Rockdale Water Resources
County Rockdale County
Cause of Order Permit effluent limit violations; sanitary sewer overflow into Waters of the State; 4 reported State of Emergency sanitary sewer spills
Requirements of Order Comply with Rules and pay penalty
Settlement Amount $28,516.00
Legal Authority Water Quality Control Act (including Surface Water Allocation)
Date Executed 12‑Apr‑2022

Enforcement Order EPD-WP-9232

Facility Lakeview Utilties WPCP
County Rockdale County
Cause of Order Fecal coliform violations
Requirements of Order Penalty paid and cited violations corrected
Settlement Amount $1,760.00
Legal Authority Water Quality Control Act (including Surface Water Allocation)
Date Executed 28‑Jun‑2022

Enforcement Order EPD-WP-9272

Facility Effingham County Board of Education
County Effingham County
Cause of Order Discharging or proposing to discharge domestic, municipal, commercial, or industrial wastes or wastewaters into a land disposal or land treatment system and then the waters of the State without obtaining a permit
Requirements of Order Authorized to construct and operate the proposed land application system at the Facility; shall not use the new application system and shall pump and haul wastewater off site prior to construction completion; notify EPD upon construction completion
Settlement Amount
Legal Authority Water Quality Control Act (including Surface Water Allocation)
Date Executed 4‑Aug‑2022

Enforcement Order EPD-AQC-7194

Facility Chem-Tech Finishers, Inc
County Whitfield County
Cause of Order Failure to submit a complete Part 70 Permit renewal application within the prescribed timeframe; failing to submit a SIP Permit well in advance of any critical date involved
Requirements of Order Comply with all conditions and requirements of operating permit
Settlement Amount $5,000.00
Legal Authority Air Quality Act
Date Executed 8‑Aug‑2022

Enforcement Order EPD-WP-9269

Facility Norbord Georgia, LLC
County Crisp County
Cause of Order Experienced 26 exceedances of its oil and grease limit
Requirements of Order Provide to EPD a summary of the results of a source identification and reduction study conducted for oil and grease; complete a study to further characterize oil and grease present in its system and identify appropriate oil and grease removal technology for installation; complete installation of the selected wastewater treatment system for efficient removal of oil and grease from the wastewater effluent; come into compliance with oil and grease limit in the permit; submit monthly progress reports regarding the current status of all tasks set forth in the conditions
Settlement Amount $7,983.56
Legal Authority Water Quality Control Act (including Surface Water Allocation)
Date Executed 9‑Aug‑2022