Water Quality Standards

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON PROPOSED ORDINANCE ENACTING CHAPTER 19-06 OF THE SWINOMISH TRIBAL CODE, WATER QUALITY STANDARDS

Notice is hereby given that the Swinomish Planning Commission of the Swinomish Indian Tribal Community will hold a public hearing at 9:00 a.m. on Monday, January 9, 2017, for the purpose of considering a recommendation to adopt a proposed ordinance enacting Chapter 19-06 of the Swinomish Tribal Code, Water Quality Standards. This ordinance is proposed to establish designated uses for Regulated Surface Waters, water quality criteria to protect such designated uses, and an antidegradation policy to prevent further degradation of Regulated Surface Waters.

The public hearing will be held in the Senate Room meeting area of the Swinomish Administration Building, 11404 Moorage Way, LaConner, WA. Copies of the full text of the proposed ordinance and pertinent supporting documents are available for review in the Swinomish Office of Planning and Community Development, 11430 Moorage Way, LaConner, WA on the Swinomish Tribal web site at the following address: http:// /resources/environmental-protection/waterqualitystandards.aspx. (SEE BELOW)

Persons desiring to comment on the proposed action may submit comments in writing to the Swinomish Department of Environmental Protection, 11430 Moorage Way, LaConner, WA, 98257, or may testify at the public hearing.

Written comments will be received up to and during the public hearing on January 9, 2017.

Responsible Official: Todd Mitchell, Environmental Director
Address: Swinomish Indian Tribal Community
Department of Environmental Protection
11430 Moorage Way  La Conner, WA  98257
Phone: 360-466-7280 / Fax 360-466-1615
Date of Notice: 11/21/2016

DOCUMENTS FOR REVIEW:

Water Quality Standards