NPDES PAG-03 Permit Extension Update

From the desk of Katie Cirone, PE, Senior Compliance Specialist 

On Saturday, September 18, 2021, the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (PADEP) administratively extended the current National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) General Permit for Discharges of Stormwater Associated with Industrial Activity (PAG-03). The current PAG-03 permit expires on September 23, 2021. This administrative extension allows current permit holders to continue operating until September 23, 2022. Note that during the administrative extension time period, PADEP will not authorize new coverage under the PAG-03 permit.

Additional information can be found here: Pennsylvania Bulletin NPDES PAG-03 Permit Extension Notice.

Do you have questions? Reach out to Katie at (800) 305-6019 x2500.