New Mexico
Environment Department

Contact Information:
(505) 827-2855 MAIN // 1-800-219-6157 (toll free)
Environmental Emergencies:
505-827-9329 (24 hrs)

Surface Water Quality

Public Notices

Clean Water Act 401 Certifications

NPDES permits

Dredge and Fill permits

Other Federal permits

Notice of Intents for NPDES Permits 

Other Public Notices

 

Clean Water Act 401 Certifications

NPDES Permits 

Joint PN

USEPA National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) and NMED Surface Water Quality Bureau (SWQB) joint public notices (PNs), draft permits and associated documents are available at USEPA website (New Mexico) and/or USEPA website (all PNs).  The joint PN date below is the date listed on USEPA’s web site.  Comments for consideration in the NMED 401 Certification are due to NMED by 5 pm Mountain Time on the date indicated below.  Recent State of New Mexico CWA Section 401 certifications of NPDES draft permits are available on-line.

Facility Name: LANL Industrial Wastewater

Permit Number: NM0028355

Date of USEPA Public Notice: November 30, 2019

Date that comments must be received by NMED SWQB: January 28, 2020 by 5pm

Date extended to: 05/31/2020

USEPA/NMED Joint Public Notice and Draft Permit Info: USEPA R6 WebsiteEPA

EPA Public Meeting & Public Hearing

Place:   Pojoaque Valley Sixth Grade Academy
               1574 State Road 502 West, Santa Fe, NM 87506

            Time:   Public Meeting 5:00 pm;

                           Public Hearing 7:00 pm

            Date:   January 15, 2020

NMED Staff Contact: Jennifer Foote; Tel: 505-827-0596

Public Involvement Plan (PIP): NM0028355-2019-PIP-LANLoutfall

Facility Name: LANL Stormwater Individual Permit

Permit Number: NM0030759

Date of USEPA Public Notice: November 30, 2019

Date that comments must be received by NMED SWQB: January 28, 2020 by 5pm

Date extended to: 05/31/2020

The Public Comment period has been extended to May 31, 2020 and will be extended further as necessary to accommodate the date  of the rescheduled Public Meeting/Public Hearing.

USEPA/NMED Joint Public Notice and Draft Permit Info:USEPA R6 Website

EPA Public Meeting & Public Hearing

Place:   Pojoaque Valley Sixth Grade Academy
               1574 State Road 502 West, Santa Fe, NM 87506

MEETING LOCATION ALERT:  The street address announced for the meetings is shared with a separate Pojoaque Valley Schools campus further west along NM 502 and GPS route directions take you to the wrong campus.  The 6th Grade Academy is in the building south of the gymnasium in the SW corner of the Pojoaque Valley Schools campus located at the NW corner of US 84 and NM 502. Entrance to the Pojoaque SGA campus is off of County Road 84 (NW corner of PVMS campus).  Exit through the main gates off State Road 502.

            Time:   Public Meeting 5:00 pm;

                           Public Hearing 7:00 pm

            Date:   January 16, 2020 (***Cancelled due to Winter Storm***) – will be postponed to a later date

Please check back on EPA web site https://www.epa.gov/nm/lanl-storm-water-individual-permit-draft-permit-no-nm0030759   for any other updates on meeting status.

NMED Staff Contact: Jennifer Foote; Tel: 505-827-0596

Public Involvement Plan (PIP): NM0030759-2019-PIP-LANL-SW_FINAL

Facility Name: City of Belen WWTP

Permit Number: NM0020150

Date of USEPA Public Notice: May 2, 2020

Date that comments must be received by NMED SWQB: June 1, 2020 by 5 pm

USEPA/NMED Joint Public Notice and Draft Permit Info: USEPA R6 WebsiteEPA

NMED Staff Contact: Barbara Cooney; Tel: 505-827-0212

Public Involvement Plan (PIP):City of Belen WWTP NM0020150 (Final)

Permit Name: Multi-Sector General Permit for Stormwater Discharges Associated with Industrial Activity

Date of USEPA Public Notice: March 2, 2020

USEPA Public Notice and Draft Permit Info: Stormwater Discharges from Industrial Activities  

Federal Register Notice  

Comments can be submitted to EPA until June  1(**extended**), 2020 at :
https://www.regulations.gov/ with Docket ID No. EPA–HQ–OW–2019–0372

Date that comments must be received by NMED SWQB for consideration in our 401 Certification: April 1, 2020 by 5pm

NMED Staff Contact:  Jennifer Foote; Tel: 505-827-0596

Public Involvement Plan (PIP):  PIP MSGP_FINAL

 

 Language Services / TDD or TTY / Non-Discrimination Reporting:

English    

Español 

Dredge and Fill Permits

 

NMED PN USACE Dredge and Fill Permits
6/12/2019 Applicant / Permittee / Facility: Village of Ruidoso Hazard Mitigation and Stabilization for Sewer Lines Project
Permit No: SPA-2018-00034-ABQ
Comments due to NMED: 5:00 p.m. MDT on July 12th, 2019
Permit information: 1) Public Notice (English)
2) Public Notice (Español)
NMED staff contact: Davena.Crosley@state.nm.us , 575-915-1172
NMED PIP: Can be found here
6/10/2019 Applicant / Permittee / Facility: Questa Ranger District, Carson National Forest, USDA Forest Service
Permit No: Nationwide Permit 18, SPA-2019-00139-ABQ
Comments due to NMED: 5:00 p.m. MDT on July 10th, 2019
Permit information: 1) Public Notice (English)
2) Public Notice (Español)
NMED staff contact: Alan Klatt, Alan.klatt@state.nm.us, 505-827-0388
NMED PIP: Can be found here
3/28/2019 Applicant / Permittee /  Facility: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Permit No: Regional General Permit No. NM-14-01
Comments due to NMED: 5:00 p.m. MDT on April 27th, 2019
Permit information:    1) Public Notice (English)                               2) Public Notice (Español)NMED staff contact: Alan Klatt,  Alan.klatt@state.nm.us, 505-827-0388
NMED PIP:  Can be found here.
7/29/2019 Applicant / Permittee /  Facility:

New Mexico Game and Fish, Lisboa Springs State Fish Hatchery

Permit No: SPA-2019-00191-ABQ

Comments due to NMED: 5:00 p.m. MDT on October 5th, 2019   

Permit information:    1) Public Notice (English)  

                             2) Public Notice (Español)

NMED staff contact: Wendy Pierard, Wendy.Pierard@state.nm.us  505-826-3026

NMED PIP:  Can be found here.

11/8/2019
Applicant / Permittee / Facility: Amrep Southwest, Incorporated
Permit No: SPA-2004-00227-ABQ
Comments due to NMED: 5:00 p.m. MDT on December 9th, 2019
Permit information: 1) Public Notice (English)
2) Public Notice (Español)
NMED staff contact: Alan.Klatt@state.nm.us, 505-827-0388
NMED PIP: Can be found here

 

Notice of Intent (NOI) for NPDES permits

 

EPA PN USEPA Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations (CAFOs)

Program Overview

and

General Permit

Notice of Intents / Nutrient Management Plans

  Applicant/Permittee/Facility:  None at this time

NPDES Tracking No.:  None at this time

Notice of Intent Information:  USEPA Web Site

 

Other

 

EPA PN USEPA Region 6 NPDES Public Notices for Tribal Governments in New Mexico
Applicant/Permittee/Facility:  None at this time

NPDES Tracking No.:  None at this time

Notice of Intent Information:  USEPA Web Site

 

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