Notice of Meeting/Workshop Hearing

62-302.540: Water Quality Standards for Phosphorus Within the Everglades Protection Area
The Environmental Regulation Commission announces a public meeting to which all persons are invited.
DATE AND TIME: October 21, 2010, 9:00 a.m.
PLACE: 3900 Commonwealth Blvd., Douglas Building, Conference Room A, Tallahassee, FL
GENERAL SUBJECT MATTER TO BE CONSIDERED: A regularly scheduled meeting of the Environmental Regulation Commission will be held. On remand from the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida (Case No.: 04-21448-Civ-Gold/McAliley), the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) has disapproved portions of Rule 62-302.540, F.A.C. as being inconsistent with the Federal Clean Water Act. The Department is amending Rule 62-302.540, F.A.C., to delete those portions of the Rule that were disapproved by EPA and to ensure consistency with the Federal Clean Water Act and the Court’s orders.
A copy of the agenda may be obtained by contacting: Kay Buchanan at (850)245-2293.
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 5 days before the workshop/meeting by contacting: Kay Buchanan at (850)245-2293. 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).
If any person decides to appeal any decision made by the Board with respect to any matter considered at this meeting or hearing, he/she will need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceeding is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence from which the appeal is to be issued.