Notices

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Current notices:

 

 

PUBLIC NOTICE

A SUMMARY OF REVISIONS TO THE

WESTERN LAKE SUPERIOR SANITARY DISTRICT

WASTEWATER TREATMENT CAPACITY ALLOCATION ORDINANCE

 

The following is a summary of revisions to the Wastewater Treatment Capacity Allocation Ordinance which were adopted by the WLSSD Sanitary Board on August 28, 2017. The entire revised Ordinance can be viewed at the WLSSD Administrative Offices at 2626 Courtland Street, Duluth, MN 55806, during normal business hours. A copy is also available online at Capacity Allocation Ordinance (2017). These revisions are effective upon this publication.

In addition to minor revisions or clarifications, the key amendments to the Capacity Allocation Ordinance are summarized as follows:

Section 1.3: Definitions

Definitions were modified or added for actual biochemical oxygen demand, actual flow, actual peak flow, actual total suspended solids, average dry weather flow, design capacity, BOD, permitted biochemical oxygen demand, permitted flow, permitted peak flow, permitted share, permitted total suspended solids.  Conflicting definitions were deleted.

Section 2:  Regulations

New definitions were incorporated into the regulations concerning allocation of capacity.  The provisions for excess use charges found in Section 2.4 of the previous version of the ordinance were deleted.

Western Lake Superior Sanitary District

 

Marianne Bohren

Executive Director