Delaware • New Jersey • Pennsylvania
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The Delaware River Basin Commission met on Tuesday, December 3 and Wednesday, December 4, 2013. Below is the meeting agenda, with links to presentations given, dockets approved, and resolutions passed. Items will be added as they become available.
The commission's public hearing was held on Tuesday, December 3, 2013. A conference session and business meeting were held the following day on Wednesday, December 4, 2013. The hearing, conference session, and business meeting were open to the public and held at Washington Crossing Historic Park Visitor Center, 1112 River Road, Washington Crossing, Pennsylvania.
The public hearing and public dialogue session on December 3, 2013 ran from 1:30 p.m. until approximately 4:15 p.m. Hearing items included draft dockets relating to the projects listed below.
The public conference session and business meeting on December 4, 2013 ran from 12:15 p.m. until approximately 1:30 p.m.
Two presentations were given during the conference session:
- DRBC's Interactive Mapping Web Page (pdf 2.4 MB; D. Sayers, DRBC)
- Revised PCB Water Quality Criterion for Zones 2-6 and Enhanced Implementation for the Stage 2 PCB TMDLs for the Delaware Estuary (pdf 281 KB; T. Fikslin, DRBC)
The agenda for the business meeting follows. Items subject to a public hearing are noted as such below.
A. Minutes. (The minutes from the Sept. 12, 2013 DRBC business meeting were approved unanimously; pdf 1.3 MB)
- Upcoming Advisory Committee Meetings. (P. Bush)
C. Hydrologic Report. (A. Shallcross)
D. Executive Director’s Report. (C. Collier)
E. General Counsel’s Report. (K. Warren)
F. Project Review Applications. (W. Muszynski) The Commission can 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. (All dockets were approved unanimously by the commissioners and are pdfs.) [Public hearings were completed on December 3, 2013 for items 1 through 36 below (not on postponed item 3)]. View project location map. (pdf 946 KB)
3. Horsehead Corporation (PA), industrial wastewater treatment plant, D-1967-196-3. (Consideration of this docket has been postponed to allow additional time for review).
G. Resolution to Approve Revised PCB Criterion. (T. Fikslin) (approved unanimously; pdf 20 KB)
- Response-to-Comment Document (pdf 17 MB) (added 12/31/13)
H. Resolution to Approve Amended pH Criteria. (T. Fikslin) (approved unanimously; pdf 14 KB)