Public hearing scheduled for Mountain Springs’ wastewater permit
The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection will conduct a public hearing on a draft water permit for Mountain Springs Public Utility, LLC to acquire, construct, and install a wastewater collection system and wastewater treatment plant in Morgan County.
The hearing is scheduled for 6 p.m. on Tuesday, March 27, at Warm Springs Middle School, located at 271 Warm Springs Way in Berkeley Springs.
Mountain Springs is applying for a National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permit to discharge treated wastewater into Sleepy Creek, a tributary of the Potomac River. The wastewater facility is to serve a population equivalent of approximately 1,900 persons in the Sleepy Creek and Mountain Springs developments.