Town of Berlin
Notice of Tentative Determination to Approve an Application for 401 Water Quality Certification
Applicant(s): Town of Berlin
The Commissioner of the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (“DEEP”) hereby gives notice that a tentative determination has been reached to approve the following application for the certification for activities, including but not limited to the construction or operation of facilities, which may result in any discharge into the waters of the state associated with the rehabilitation of Bridge No. 06995.
Application No.: WQC- 202105298
Application Number: WQC-202105298
Applicant’s Name and Address: Town of Berlin, 240 Kensington Road, Berlin, CT 06037
Contact Name and Phone No.: Michael Ahern, firstname.lastname@example.org 860-828-7022, 240 Kensington Road, Berlin, CT 06037
Type of Permit: 401 Water Quality Certification
Relevant statute(s)/Regulation: Section 401(a)(1) of the Federal Clean Water Act
Project Description: Bridge rehabilitation
Project Location: Glen Street, Berlin, CT 06037
Water(s): Mattabesset River
COMMISSIONER’S FINDINGS/REGULATORY CONDITIONS
The proposed activity includes the rehabilitation of Bridge No. 06995 which will affect 300 s.f. of wetlands & watercourses permanently and 2420 s.f. of wetlands & watercourses temporarily.
The application has been evaluated for compliance with the applicable provisions of sections 301, 302, 303, 306 and 307 of the Act and the Water Quality Standards of the State of Connecticut adopted pursuant to Regulations of Connecticut State Agencies Sections 22a-426-1 to 22a-426-9.
INFORMATION REQUESTS/PUBLIC COMMENT
This application has been assigned No. WQC-202105298; please use this number when corresponding with DEEP regarding this application. Interested persons may obtain a copy of the application from the above contact or by sending a request for an electronic copy to DEEP at email@example.com. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 emergency, DEEP’s office located at 79 Elm Street, Hartford, CT is closed to the public until further notice. All interested parties are invited to express their views on the tentative determination concerning this application. Comments regarding this application may be submitted to Brooke.Gondek@ct.gov no later than thirty (30) days from the publication date of this notice.
Published in The Hartford Courant on September 17, 2021
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