PUBLIC NOTICE The City of Grambling
The City of Grambling proposes to purchase and install alternate aeration equipment and a commercial mower, renovate headwork equipment and restore the wastewater treatment facility to achieve compliance with the permit. Repairs and renovations proposed are associated with the climber screen, grit removal equipment, lift station level controls, post aeration compressor and sulphur dioxide dechlorination switchover unit. All work will occur within existing right-of-way. No land acquisition will be required for this project. There are no known environmentally sensitive areas and no Environmental Justice concerns associated with this project. This project will be funded in part through the Clean Water State Revolving Fund (CWSRF) program administered by the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality (LDEQ). Eligibility of this project has been determined in accordance with the 1987 Amendments to the Clean Water Act and corresponding Federal Regulations. In accordance with LDEQ's rules and regulations for the CWSRF program as authorized by Public Law 100-4 and administered according to Act 349 of the 1986 Regular Session of the Louisiana Legislature, LDEQ has determined that there will be no adverse environmental impacts from the proposed action and has issued a Categorical Exclusion. A copy of the Categorical Exclusion may be viewed at the Grambling City Hall and may also be accessed on LDEQ's Electronic Data Management System (EDMS) at http://www.deq.louisiana.gov/portal/tabid/2604/Default.aspx. The Agency Interest (AI) number for this project is 51970. The comment period for this document will expire on August 29, 2011. Please direct all comments to:
Jonathan McFarland, P.E.
Office of the Secretary
LA Department of Environmental Quality
P.O. Box 4301
Baton Rouge, LA 70821-4301
No action will be taken by LDEQ until the comment period has concluded.
1td: August 18, 2011