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Stormwater Stakeholders Group (SWSG)

Meeting schedule, agenda, summary of past meetings, and related information for this voluntary group that meets to discuss issues related to stormwater permits and requirements.

UPDATERenewal of the Construction General Permit (CGP), TXR150000

The TCEQ is in the process of renewing the TPDES Construction General Permit (CGP), TXR150000, which expires on March 5, 2023. The TCEQ published notice of the proposed 2023 CGP in Texas Register and Houston Chronicle. The proposed general permit and fact sheet are now available for review as part of the 30-day public comment period, ending October 17, 2022, at 11:59 PM CDT. For more information, please visit the Construction General Permit webpage.

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UPDATEPublic Meeting- 2023 Renewal of the Construction General Permit (CGP), TXR150000

The TCEQ will be holding a Public Meeting for the 2023 Renewal of the Construction General Permit (CGP) TXR150000, see meeting details below.

Date: October 17, 2022
Time: 1:30 p.m.
Location: TCEQ Campus
12100 Park 35 Circle
Building E, Room 201S
Austin, Texas 78753
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To review and comment on the proposed CGP draft permit and fact sheet, click on the link below:

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.

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Participation in the SWSG

The SWSG is open to the public. Anyone who is interested in stormwater permitting may attend and participate in SWSG meetings. The SWSG currently has representation from water associations, river authorities, academic institutions of higher learning, petroleum and chemical industry, electrical utility industry, agricultural industry, consulting firms, law firms, engineering firms, consumer groups, environmental organizations, public and private treatment plant operators and managers, municipalities, industries, government entities, and individual citizens.

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UPDATE Notice of Upcoming Stakeholder Meeting

TCEQ will host a public stakeholder meeting to discuss the upcoming 2024 renewal of the TPDES Phase II Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) General Permit, TXR040000. This general permit authorizes discharge from stormwater from small MS4s and expires on January 24, 2024. Information about the meeting is available below:

If you are unable to attend in person, the meeting will be available by webcast at the time of the meeting.

Title: Renewal of the Phase II Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) General Permit No. TXR040000
Date: Tuesday, September 27, 2022
Time: 1:30 p.m. CDT
Location: TCEQ Austin Campus
Building E, Commissioners’ Agenda Room (#201S)
12100 Park 35 Circle
Austin, Texas 78753

TCEQ will present preliminary proposed changes to the general permit and welcomes input from stakeholders by email to SWGP@tceq.texas.gov until October 12, 2022. Please include in the email subject line “2024 Phase II MS4 Renewal”.

Summaries and Handouts from Past Meetings (Construction, Industrial, and Municipal)

The files linked below are in various file formats. (Help with Downloading Files.)

Date Permit Type Notification Agenda/Attendees Summary Webcast Presentations Handout(PPT/PDF) Handouts(PDF)
Tuesday, September 27, 2022 Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System General Permit (MS4) TXR040000 application/pdfNotification application/pdfAgenda
October 21, 2021 Construction General Permit TXR150000 application/pdfNotification application/pdfAgenda application/pdfPresentation application/pdfHandouts
October 18, 2019 Multi Sector General Permit TXR050000 application/pdfNotification application/pdfAgenda application/pdfSummary WebcastExit the TCEQ application/pdfPresentation application/pdfHandouts
March 21, 2017 Small MS4 Phase II General Permit TXR040000 application/pdfNotification application/pdfAgenda   WebcastExit the TCEQ application/pdfPresentation application/pdfHandouts
October 17, 2016 Construction General Permit General Permit TXR150000 application/pdfNotification application/pdfAgenda application/pdfSummary WebcastExit the TCEQ PresentationMicrosoft PowerPoint Document  
January 8, 2015 Multi Sector General Permit TXR050000 application/pdfNotification application/pdfAgenda WebcastExit the TCEQ
September 24, 2012 Public Meeting Small MS4 Phase II General Permit TXR040000 application/pdfNotification application/pdfAgenda   WebcastExit the TCEQ    
February 21, 2012 Construction General Permit General Permit TXR150000 application/pdfNotification application/pdfAgenda   WebcastExit the TCEQ   application/pdfHandouts
June 13, 2011 Small MS4 Phase II General Permit TXR040000 application/pdfNotification application/pdfAgenda   WebcastExit the TCEQ   application/pdfHandouts
April 27, 2011 Small MS4 Phase II General Permit TXR040000 application/pdfNotification application/pdfAgenda   WebcastExit the TCEQ   Handouts
July 22, 2002 Multi Sector General Permit TXR050000 application/pdfAgenda        

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Related Documents

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Staff Contact

For more information or to suggest topics for future stakeholder meetings, call our main Water Quality Division line, 512-239-4671, or via e-mail at SWGP@tceq.texas.gov

If you have any questions concerning the workgroup or need special accommodations at a meeting, e-mail via OUTREACH@tceq.texas.gov.

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