Stormwater Stakeholders Group (SWSG)
This volunteer group meets when necessary to give advice and direction about issues related to stormwater permits and requirements.
- Renewal of the Multi-Sector General Permit, TXR050000
- Renewed Stormwater Construction General Permit, TXR150000
- Renewal of Small MS4 General Permit, TXR040000
- Participation in the SWSG
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The TCEQ is in the process of renewing the TPDES Stormwater Multi-Sector General Permit, TXR050000, which expires on August 14, 2016. The proposed general permit and fact sheet are now available for review during the 30-day public comment period. On October 16, 2015, the TCEQ published the public notice in the Texas Register and several newspapers around the state. The public comment period ends at 5:00 p.m. on November 16, 2015.
You may submit public comments about this general permit in writing or orally at the public meeting held by the TCEQ. The purpose of a public meeting is to provide the opportunity to submit comments or to ask questions about the proposed general permit. A public meeting is not a contested case hearing.
Scheduled Public Meeting - Renewal of Multi-Sector General Permit, TXR050000
|Date:||November 16, 2015|
|Location:||TCEQ Campus 12100 Park 35 Circle Building E, Room 201S (Agenda Room) Austin, Texas 78753 Map|
For further information about the meeting, please send an e-mail to: Outreach@tceq.texas.gov Free parking is available on the 4th floor of the parking garage located between Buildings E and F.
The SWSG is open to the public. Anyone who is interested in storm water permitting may attend and participate in SWSG meetings.
This group currently has representation from water associations, petroleum and chemical industry, agricultural industry, engineering firms, law firms, environmental organizations, consumer groups, and governmental entities.
A stakeholder meeting was held in the TCEQ Agenda Room on January 8, 2015 from 1:30 – 3:00 pm to discuss the renewal of the Stormwater Multi-Sector General Permit (TXR050000). During the meeting, TCEQ responded to questions and comments from the public on the existing permit and renewal process.
|January 8, 2015||Webcast||-|
|September 24, 2012||Notification||Agenda||Webcast||-|
|February 21, 2012||Notification||Agenda||Webcast||Handouts|
|June 13, 2011||Notification||Agenda||Webcast||Handouts|
|April 27, 2011||Notification||Agenda||Webcast||Handouts|
|July 22, 2002||-||Agenda||-||-|
For more information or to suggest topics for meetings, call Melissa Sansing at 512-239-4526 or our main Water Quality Division line, 512-239-4671. Or e-mail us at email@example.com.