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NOTICE OF INTENTION TO DIVERT OR WITHDRAW FOR BENEFICIAL USE THE PUBLIC WATERS OF THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI

NOTICE
OF

INTENTION TO DIVERT OR WITHDRAW FOR BENEFICIAL USE
THE PUBLIC WATERS OF THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI

Notice is hereby given that on the 26th day of July 2019, Harrison County Utility Authority, 10271 Express Drive, Gulfport, MS 39503, filed applications for permits to continue to divert or withdraw the public waters of the State of Mississippi for beneficial use from the Upper Hattiesburg and Lower Graham Ferry Aquifers in the County of Harrison, for Public Water System purposes, subject to existing rights, the following amounts of water at the indicated locations:

PERMIT #

VOLUME

RATE

LOCATION

MS-GW-16604

0.34 MG/D

1500 GPM

NW, NE, SECT 34, TOSS, R11W

MS-GW-16605 .

0.23 MG/D

1000 GPM

SW, NE, SECT 16, TO6S, RlOW

MS-GW-16606

0.34 MG/D

1500 GPM

SE, NW, SECT 26, TO6S, RlOW

MS-GW-16607

0.23 MG/D

1000 GPM

NE, NW, SECT 01, TO7S, RlOW

MS-GW-16608

0.23 MG/D

1000 GPM

NE, NW, SECT 06, TO7S, RO9W

MS-GW-16628

0.02 MG/D

1512*GPM

NE, SW, SECT. 31, TO4S, R11W

MS-GW-16629

0.03 MG/D •

1800 GPM

SW, NE, SECT 19, TOSS, R11W

MS-GW-16612

0.03 MG/D

1500 GPM

IR, IR, SECT 16, TOSS, R13W

MS-GW-16613

0.2 MG/D

1000 GPM

IR, IR, SECT 25, TO7S, R13W

MS-GW-16614

0.02 MG/D

1000 GPM

NW, SW, SECT 34, TO6S, R12W

MS-GW-16630

0.02 MG/D

1000 GPM

SW, SW, SECT 25, TO6W, R11W

MS-GW-16631

0.02 MG/D

1200 GPM

SE, NE, SECT 22, TO6S, R12W

MS-GW-16632

0.02 MG/D

1000 GPM

NE, SE, SECT 18, TO6S, R11W

 

Any person, firm, association, or corporation, deeming that the granting of the above applications will be truly detrimental to their rights to utilize the waters of said source, may protest in writing to the Permit Board of the State of Mississippi, ATTN: Chris Hawkins, P. O. Box 2309, Jackson, Mississippi 39225, setting forth all reasons why said applications should not be approved. Letters of protest must be received within ten (10) days of this publication. If not protested, permits will be issued on or after ten (10) days following publication date.

If protested, the applications will be taken for consideration by the Permit Board of the State of Mississippi in its offices at 515 East Amite Street, Jackson, Mississippi, on or after, Tuesday, the 12th day of November 2019, at which time all interested persons may appear and be heard by the Permit Board.

OFFICE OF LAND AND WATER RESOURCES
Chris Hawkins, P.E.