Notice of Meeting/Workshop Hearing

62-304.715: Lake Worth Lagoon Basin TMDLs
The Department of Environmental Protection announces a public meeting to which all persons are invited.
DATE AND TIME: June 24, 2011, 2:30 p.m.
PLACE: Florida Department of Environmental Protection, Southeast District Public Meeting Room, 400 N. Congress Avenue, Suite 200, West Palm Beach, Florida 33401
GENERAL SUBJECT MATTER TO BE CONSIDERED: This is a general public meeting for interested stakeholders to discuss issues related to developing total maximum daily loads (TMDLs) for water segments in the Lake Worth Lagoon basin that are verified for low dissolved oxygen and nutrient impairments. The meeting will provide an opportunity for the Department to present a general approach to develop TMDLs for these impaired waters and receive feedback from local stakeholders. Water segments to be discussed at the meeting include the C-17 Segment (WBID 3242), Palm Beach Stations/D-Canals (WBID 3242A), C-51 East (WBID 3245F), C-51 West (WBID 3245G), L-8 (WBID 3233A), E-1 Canal (WBID 3264A and 3262B), E-4 Canal (WBIDs 3262, 3264D and 3256D), Lake Ida (3262A), E-3 Canal (WBID 3262D), Boynton Canal (3256B), Clear Lake (WBID 3245C2), Pine Lake (3245C4), and Hillsboro Canal (WBID 3264).
Written comments on the TMDL approach should be directed to: Jan Mandrup-Poulsen, Environmental Administrator, Watershed Evaluation and TMDL Section, Florida Department of Environmental Protection, Mail Station 3555, 2600 Blair Stone Road, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-2400, or via email at:
A copy of the agenda may be obtained by contacting: Ms. Jennifer McClain, Watershed Evaluation and TMDL Section, MS 3555, Department of Environmental Protection, 2600 Blair Stone Road, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-2400 or by calling: (850)245-8449.
Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations to participate in this workshop/meeting is asked to advise the agency at least 48 hours before the workshop/meeting by contacting: Ms. Jennifer McClain at (850)245-8449. If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact the agency using the Florida Relay Service, 1(800)955-8771 (TDD) or 1(800)955-8770 (Voice).