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Meeting of June 14, 2017

The Delaware River Basin Commission held its regularly scheduled business meeting on Wednesday, June 14, 2017. Below is the business meeting agenda.

A public hearing was held earlier on Wednesday, May 17, 2017. Items heard at the public hearing, which began at 1:30 p.m. and adjourned at approximately 1:50 p.m., included draft dockets for withdrawals, discharges, and other water-related projects subject to the commission's review as well as two FY-2018 budget resolutions. Written comments on matters scheduled for hearing on May 17 were accepted through 5 p.m. on May 22.

Both the public hearing and the business meeting were open to the public and held at the Washington Crossing Historic Park Visitor Center, 1112 River Road, Washington Crossing, Pa. 

BUSINESS MEETING AGENDA

The business meeting on June 14, 2017 began at 10:30 a.m. and adjourned at approximately 11 a.m.; there was an open public comment session after the close of the business meeting, which ran until approximately 12:10 p.m.

The agenda for the business meeting follows, with links to the dockets and resolutions approved (links to documents are added to this page as they become available).  Items heard at the May 17, 2017 public hearing are noted by *. 

1. Welcome and Introductions. (LTC M. Bliss)

2. Minutes. (P. Bush; The minutes of the March 15, 2017 business meeting were approved by unanimous vote; pdf 351 KB)

3. Announcements.

4. Hydrologic Report. (H. Quinodoz)

5. *Resolution to Apportion Among the Signatory Parties the Amounts Required for the Support of the Current Expense and Capital Budgets for the Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 2018 (E. Deck; approved by unanimous vote [roll call]; pdf 104 KB)

6. *Resolution to Adopt the Commission’s Annual Current Expense and Capital Budgets for the Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 2018 (E. Deck; approved by unanimous vote; pdf 109 KB) Adopted FY 2018 Current Expense and Capital Budgets (pdf 465 KB)

7. Resolution for the Minutes Providing for Election of the Commission Chair, Vice Chair and Second Vice Chair for the Year Commencing July 1, 2017 and Ending June 30, 2018 (P. Bush; approved by unanimous vote; pdf 10 KB)

8. Resolution for the Minutes Authorizing the Executive Director to Enter into a Professional Services Contract with the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University to Support the Continued Development and Execution of the Delaware River Biomonitoring Program (T. Fikslin; approved by unanimous vote; pdf 157 KB)

9. Executive Director’s Report. (S. Tambini)

10. General Counsel’s Report. (K. Warren)

11. *Project Review Docket Applications. (D. Kovach) All dockets subject to public hearings on May 17, 2017 were approved unanimously by the commissioners on June 14, 2017. Approved dockets are all pdfs. Please note that at each of its public meetings, the commission may consider action on any item for which a hearing has been completed or may defer one or more such items for consideration at a public meeting of the commission on a future date.

View Docket Location Map (pdf 640 KB)

  1. Borough of Palmerton (PA), wastewater treatment plant, D-1964-028 CP-3.

  2. Borough of Phoenixville (PA), wastewater treatment plant, D-1967-080 CP-4.

  3. Borough of Phoenixville (PA), surface water withdrawal, D-1967-123 CP-3.

  4. Borough of Kutztown (PA), groundwater withdrawal, D-1983-023 CP-4.

  5. Pike County Environmental, Inc. (PA), wastewater treatment plant, D-1989-082-3.

  6. City of Bethlehem (PA), surface water withdrawal and impoundments, D-1995-019 CP-2.

  7. City of Philadelphia, Division of Aviation (PA), groundwater withdrawal, Enterprise Avenue Landfill, D-1996-036 CP-3.

  8. Milford Senior Care & Rehabilitation Center (PA), wastewater treatment plant, D-­1998-051 CP-4.

  9. Penn Estates Utilities, Inc. (PA), wastewater treatment plant, D-1999-020 CP-4.

  10. Rivercrest Homeowners Association (PA), wastewater treatment plant, D-2001-045 CP-4.

  11. Beach Lake Municipal Authority (PA), wastewater treatment plant, D-2001-052 CP-3.

  12. SC Stream PA, LLC – Paradise Stream Resort (PA), wastewater treatment plant, D-­2006-020-3.

  13. Teva Pharmaceuticals (PA), groundwater withdrawal, D-2006-022-2.

  14. East Brandywine Township Municipal Authority (PA), Applecross Wastewater Treatment Plant, D-2007-002 CP-3.

  15. To-Jo Mushrooms, Inc. (PA), industrial wastewater treatment plant, D-2007-003-3.

  16. Bath Borough Authority (PA), groundwater withdrawal, D-2007-016 CP-2.

  17. Wayne Economic Development Corporation (PA), Sterling Business Park Wastewater Treatment Plant, D-2007-018-4.

  18. PaperWorks Industries, Inc. (PA), surface water withdrawal, D-2007-020-2.

  19. East Stroudsburg Borough (PA), water filtration plant, D-2007-039 CP-3.

  20. Municipal Authority of the Borough of Morrisville (PA), water filtration plant, D-2008-006 CP-3.

  21. Village of Fleischmanns (NY), spring water and groundwater withdrawal, D-2009-008 CP-2.

  22. Wallenpaupack Lake Estates (PA), groundwater withdrawal, D-1971-150 CP-2.

  23. New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision - Woodbourne Correctional Facility (NY), groundwater withdrawal, D-2007-028 CP-2.

  24. FrieslandCampina Ingredients, NA, Inc. (NY), groundwater withdrawal, D-2010-010­-2.

  25. Philmont Country Club (PA), groundwater and surface water withdrawal, D-2016-009-­1.

12. Other Matters. (LTC M. Bliss)

13. Adjourn the Business Meeting. (LTC M. Bliss)