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Register for 4/29 DEP Webinar on Draft Technical Guidance for Sewage Facilities Planning Modules

Friday April 19th, 2013

PSATS and the Pa. Department of Environmental Protection invite townships to participate in a one-hour webinar on Monday, April 29, to learn about the department’s “Draft Technical Guidance for DEP’s Review of Sewage Facilities Planning Modules for Onlot Sewage Systems Proposed in Pennsylvania’s High-Quality and Exceptional Value Watersheds.”

During the webinar, DEP staff will explain why the guidance was developed, describe the best management practices for individual and community onlot sewage systems that can achieve nonpoint source control in high-quality and exceptional-value waters, and review the process for selecting appropriate BMPs to achieve such control.

The webinar will be held from 2-3 p.m. on Monday, April 29. The session is free, but participants must click here to register.

DEP has extended the public comment period on the draft technical guidance to June 3. DEP encourages the submission of suggestions to identify solutions.

Click here for more information on the this issue, including a link to the draft technical guidance.