It is official! The long anticipated Federal Stormwater permit for NH MS4s (Small Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems) is out.
See today’s Federal Register at http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2013-02-12/pdf/2013-03055.pdf and the EPA website at: http://www.epa.gov/region1/npdes/stormwater/MS4_2013_NH.html .
This is a redraft of the 2008 draft. There will be a public hearing on the draft at the DES field office at Pease in Portsmouth on March 14th from 2 to 5 pm. EPA will also be presenting at four public meetings in Nashua, Manchester, and Dover. The schedule and locations will be posted soon.