Notice of Applications Received (NAR)
October 18, 2018

The Commission recently received applications from the sponsors of the following projects for approval pursuant to Section 3.8, Article 11, and/or Section 10.3 of the Delaware River Basin Compact. These projects currently are under review by the Commission staff in consultation with other public agencies. Individuals or organizations having a special interest in any projects or information relating to a project's impacts on water and related land resources of the Delaware River Basin are invited to submit written comments to the Water Resource Management Branch. Please refer to the appropriate docket number, listed below, on all correspondence. Public hearings as may be required for these projects will be announced at a later date in accordance with the Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure. Please click here to track the status of these projects.

  1. Berks-Montgomery Municipal Authority, D-1973-060 CP-4. An application to renew the approval of the applicant's existing 0.32 million gallons per day (mgd) Morysville Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) and its discharge. The WWTP will continue to discharge treated effluent to Ironstone Creek at River Mile 92.5 - 54.1 - 4.0 - 4.1 (Delaware River - Schuylkill River - Manatawny Creek - Ironstone Creek) in Colebrookdale Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania.

  2. South Coatesville Borough, D-1974-039 CP-6. An application to renew the approval of the applicant's existing 0.5 mgd WWTP and its discharge. The WWTP will continue to discharge to West Branch Brandywine Creek at River Mile 70.7 - 1.5 - 20.0 - 14.3 (Delaware River – Christina River - Brandywine Creek - West Branch Brandywine Creek), in the Borough of South Coatesville, Chester County, Pennsylvania.

  3. Dublin Borough, D-1986-070 CP-3. An application to renew the approval of the applicant’s 1.2 mgd Dublin Borough WWTP and its discharge. Treated effluent will continue to discharge at Deep Run Creek at River Mile 157.0 - 6.2 - 5.4 (Delaware River - Tohickon Creek - Deep Run Creek) via Outfall No. 001, within the drainage area of the section of the non-tidal Delaware River known as the Lower Delaware, which the Commission has classified as Special Protection Waters, in Bedminster Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.

  4. Antietam Valley Municipal Authority, D-1987-045 CP-6. An application to renew the approval of the applicant’s existing 2.45 WWTP and its discharge. Treated effluent will continue to discharge to Antietam Creek at River Mile 92.47 - 66.1 (Delaware River - Schuylkill River - Antietam Creek) via Outfall No. 001, in St. Lawrence Borough, Berks County, Pennsylvania.

  5. Exelon, D-1992-066 CP-3. An application to renew the approval of the applicant's existing 3.7 mgd Eddystone Generating Station Industrial Wastewater Treatment Plant (IWTP) and its discharges of treated industral wastewater effluent, and up to 831 mgd of untreated non-contact cooling water (NCCW). Treated industrial effluent will continue to comingle with untreated NCCW prior to discharge to Delaware River Water Quality Zone 4 at River Mile 84.8, in the Borough of Eddystone, Delaware County, Pennsylvania.

  6. Bedminster Municipal Authority, D-2003-014 CP-3. An application to renew the approval of the applicant's existing 0.436 mgd Bedminster WWTP and its discharge. The WWTP will continue to discharge treated effluent to an unnamed tributary (UNT) of Deep Run at River Mile 157.0 - 6.1 - 3.8 - 1.1 (Delaware River - Tohickon Creek - Deep Run - UNT Deep Run) within the drainage area of the section of the non-tidal Delaware River known as the Lower Delaware, which the Commission has classified as Special Protection Waters, in Bedminster Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.

  7. Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, D-2015-007 CP-2. An application to renew the approval of the applicant's existing 0.025 mgd Washington Crossing Historic Park Upper WWTP and its discharge. The WWTP will continue to discharge treated effluent to Delaware River Water Quality Zone 1E at River Mile 146.63, within the drainage area of the section of the non-tidal Delaware River known as the Lower Delaware, which the Commission has classified as Special Protection Waters, in Solebury Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania.

  8. Bangor Area School District, D-2018-007 CP-1.   An application to approve the applicant's existing 0.023 mgd WWTP and its discharge, and to approve an upgrade to replace the existing WWTP with a new WWTP to be constructed adjacent to the existing WWTP. The upgrade consists of replacing the existing package WWTP with a new package WWTP, along with a new headworks building with fine screening, and replacement of the existing tertiary filter and ultra-violet (UV) disinfection system. The proposed WWTP will remain designed for 0.023 mgd and will continue to discharge to an UNT of Jacoby Creek, which is a tributary of the Delaware River at River Mile 207.5 - 2.3 - 2.4 (Delaware River - Jacoby Creek - UNT Jacoby Creek) within the drainage area of the section of the main stem Delaware River known as the Lower Delaware, which the Commission has classified as Special Protection Waters, in Upper Mount Bethel Township, Northampton County, Pennsylvania.

  9. Village Utility, LLC, D-2018-008-1. An application to approve the applicant’s North Village@Sparta 0.12 mgd WWTP and its discharge to groundwater. The WWTP will discharge treated effluent to subsurface disposal beds in the Paulins Kill Watershed which is located in the drainage area of the section of the non-tidal Delaware River known as the Lower Delaware, which the Commission has classified as Special Protection Waters, in Sparta Township, Sussex County, New Jersey.

Contact: David Kovach, P.G.
Manager, Project Review
(609) 883-9500, ext. 264
NAR Dated: October 18, 2018