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The Water Quality Control Commission public meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 at 9:00 a.m.  The meeting will take place in Room 322 of the New Mexico State Capitol Building, 490 Old Santa Fe Trail, in Santa Fe.  The DRAFT agenda includes the following items for discussion and possible action:

1. Roll Call
2. Approve the Agenda
3. Approve minutes of July 8, 2014 meeting

Appointment by the Commission of two regular members and one alternate position to the Utility Operators Certification Advisory Board. Anne Keller, NMED/SWQB. Time estimate: 15 minutes


Presentation of the 2014-2016 State of NM Clean Water Act ยง 303(d)/ ยง 305(b) Integrated Report for Commission approval. Lynette Guevara, Jeff Scarano, NMED/SWQB; Kathryn S. Becker, NMED/OGC. Time estimate: 1 hour


Presentation of the Final Draft of the Gila/Mimbres River TMDLs for Commission approval. Meghan Bell, Heidi Henderson, NMED/SWQB; Kevin Powers NMED/OGC. Time estimate: 20 minutes.


Discussion and deliberation on procedural matters, rulemaking hearing location and appointment of Hearing Officer in WQCC 13-08 (R), Proposed amendment to 20.6.6 NMAC (Dairy Rule). Christopher N. Atencio, NMED/OGC and Jeff Kendall, NMED/OGC; Dalva Moellenberg and Anthony J. Trujillo for DIGCE; Jonathan Block for Amigos Bravos, Caballo Concerned Citizens and the Sierra Club. Time estimate: 45 minutes.

8. NEXT MEETING: October 14, 2014
9. Adjournment


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WQCC Matter 12-01 (R)The Copper Rule
WQCC Matter 12-09 (R)
The Dairy Rule

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All questions regarding the Commission should be directed to:

Pam Castaneda, Administrator
New Mexico Environment Department
1190 S. St. Francis Drive, N2153
P.O. Box 5469
Santa Fe, New Mexico USA 8750

Tel.  (505) 827-2425

Fax.  (505) 827-0310

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