Clean Water Council Public Hearing 2006

Improving Water Quality Planning & Management

Tuesday, October 10, 2006 9:00 am - 12:00 noon
NJ Department of Environmental Protection - Public Hearing Room
401 East State Street, Trenton, NJ

The Clean Water Council seeks to learn how the people of New Jersey would like to see the Water Quality Management Paln (WQMP) Rules improved. They have formulated eight questions that the focus on controversial sections of those Rules. Based upon the testimony at this hearing, the Council will develop a set of recommendations for the DEP Commissioner. Thereofre, the members seek comments from interested parties so that they can recommend improvements to the WQMP Rules and thus facilitate the process whereby revised rules will be propsed and then adopted.

Available Downloads:
orangearrow 2006 Public Hearing Flyer
orangearrow 2006 Public Hearing Agenda
orangearrow Transcripts of Public Testimony
orangearrow Letter to the Commissioner
orangearrow Presentation: Fletcher Platt Jr., P.E., Hatch Mott MacDonald
orangearrow Testimony: Malcolm Pirnie, Inc.
orangearrow Testimony: Steven W. Rattner
orangearrow Comments: Paul E. Pogorzelski, P.E., Van Cleef Engineering Associates
orangearrow Comments: Peggy Snyder, Resident of Hopewell Township
orangearrow New Jersey Water Quality Planning Hierarchy
Related Links:
orangearrow Water Quality Planning Act (N.J.S.A. 58:11A-1 et seq.)
orangearrow Water Quality Management Plan Rules (N.J.A.C. 7:15)


2017 Clean Water Council Public Hearing Notice -
The New Jersey Clean Water Council (NJCWC) seeks public testimony on approaches to address non-point source (NPS) stormwater pollution in impaired waterways. The hearing is scheduled for Thursday, October 19, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm (or close of testimony, if earlier). 
blue arrow
Past Clean Water Council Meeting Information
blue arrow
Review Past Public Hearing Information, Transcripts, Letters, and Testimonials