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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 10th day of September 2019, the East Central Harrison County Wastewater Treatment Facility, 10271 Express Drive, Gulfport, Mississippi 39503, filed renewal application No. MS-GW-16688 for a permit to continue to divert or withdraw the public waters of the State of Mississippi for beneficial use from the Miocene Aquifer, in the county of Harrison, for Institutional purposes, subject to existing rights, the following amount of water and the indicated location:        

     PERMIT                     VOLUME                RATE                       LOCATION

MS-GW-16688         0.14 MG/D          300 GPM          SW, SW, S35, T05S, R11W                                                

                                                                     

                Any person, firm, association, or corporation, deeming that the granting of the above application 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, PO Box 2309, Jackson, Mississippi 39225, setting forth all reasons why said application should not be approved. Letters of protest must be received within ten (10) days of this publication date.

                If protested, the application 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 11th day of August 2020, 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.

Chief, Permitting Certification, and Compliance Division