Public Utilities Commission Opening
The City of Proctor is seeking individuals who would like to serve on the Proctor Public Utilities Commission for a term of September 1, 2021 through August 31, 2024. The Proctor Utilities Commission (PUC) meets the 2nd Monday of the month at 6:00 pm. PUC maintains, operates and manages Proctor’s water and power systems. The application and information is available below, and also at City Hall 100 Pionk Drive Proctor, MN 55810, by email email@example.com or by calling 218-624-3641. Applications are due August 5, 2021 2:00 p.m.
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) Commissioner has made a preliminary determination to issue coverage under the Small Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems General Permit. A copy of the general permit is available for review at: www.pca.state.mn.us.
The general permit (MNR040000) requires the permittee to develop, implement, and enforce a Stormwater Pollution Prevention Program (SWPPP) designed to reduce the discharge of pollutants from their storm sewer system and to protect water quality. The application submitted to the MPCA represents the permittee’s SWPPP, including best management practices for six minimum control measures set forth in the NPDES Program regulations 40 Code of Federal Regulations 122.34 (a) and (b).
The terms and conditions of the general permit are not open for public comment. The permit application, the eligibility for coverage under the general permit, and the ability to comply with requirements of the general permit are open for public comment. To submit comments or petitions to the MPCA through the mail or email, you must state: (1) Your interest in the permit application or the preliminary determination to issue coverage under a general permit. (2) The action you wish the MPCA or Permittee to take, including specific references to the application materials you believe should be changed. (3) The reasons supporting your position, stated with sufficient specificity as to allow the MPCA to investigate the merits of the position.