Region 1: EPA New England
Request and Opportunity for Public Comment
On December 23, 2008, EPA published a Federal Register notice encouraging the public to provide comments prior to February 6, 2009 on the preliminary residual designation. While the period for comment on this preliminary residual designation will remain open until the close of the public comment period on any NPDES general or individual permit related to this preliminary residual designation, EPA strongly encourages interested parties to submit their comments by February 6, 2009, after which date EPA intends to review this preliminary residual designation and to decide whether to make any changes to it. Comments can be filed online at http://www.regulations.gov by searching for docket EPA-R01-OW-2008-0857. Alternatively, you may submit comments by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org, or by postal mail to: Erik H. Beck, EPA New England, 5 Post Office Square, Suite 100, Mail code: OEP06-1, Boston, MA 02109-3912.
Copies of the Federal Register notice can found at the following links: