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August 14, 2019
September 13, 2019


The Nebraska Department of Environment and Energy (NDEE) proposes to reissue with change a National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permit to the City of Crete Municipal Power Plant, PO Box 86, Crete, NE (NPDES# NE0111384; SIC 4911). The diesel electric power generating facility discharges non-contact cooling water which discharges through Outfall 001 to the Big Blue River, Segment BB1-20000 of the Big Blue River Basin, via the City of Crete storm sewer. The permit would be issued for a period of up to five years and would restrict pollutant discharges to comply with the requirements of Department regulations. The draft permit, fact sheet, and other public information are available for review at NDEE’s Lincoln Office (address below) between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. weekdays, excluding holidays. To request copies of the draft permit and other information, call 402-471-3557. Individuals requiring special accommodations or alternate formats of materials should notify the Department by calling 402-471-2186. TDD users should call 800-833-7352 and ask the relay operator to call the Department at 402-471-2186. Written comments, objection and/or hearing requests concerning permit issuance may be submitted to Kim Bubb, NPDES Permits and Compliance Section, Nebraska Department of Environment and Energy, 1200 N St., Suite 400, the Atrium, PO Box 98922, Lincoln, NE 68509-8922, before the comment period ending date of September 13, 2019. A determination to hold a hearing will be based upon factual environmental or regulatory consideration.