NOACA to Host Public Meetings on 208 Water Quality Management Plan
(Cleveland, OH) (Friday, August 28, 2019) The Northeast Ohio Areawide Coordinating Agency (NOACA) will hold several multi-county meetings to allow public input for the 208 Water Quality Management Plan.
The 208 Water Quality Management Plan is the regional wastewater plan for Cuyahoga, Geauga, Lake, Lorain and Medina counties. The plan is a requirement under Section 208 of the federal Clean Water Act to identify and address pollution problems within the five-county metropolitan planning organizational area.
Concerned citizens, property owners and developers are welcome to voice and provide comments concerning water issues impacted by changes to sanitary sewer plans. The meetings will be held at the following five locations:
September 17, 2019, 7:00 p.m.: Hosted by Lake County Department of Utilities
Lake County Solid Waste District Business Learning Center
1981 Blasé Nemeth Road
Painesville, OH 44077
September 18, 2019, 6:00 p.m.: Hosted by Geauga County Department of Water Resources
Geauga County Offices Building #8
470 Center Street
Chardon, OH 44024
September 25, 2019, 6:00 p.m.: Hosted by Medina County Sanitary Engineer
Medina County Library District – Medina Library
210 South Broadway Street
Medina, OH 44256
September 30, 2019, 6:30 p.m.: Hosted by Lorain County Public Health
Lorain County Metro Parks – Carlisle Reservation
12882 Diagonal Road
LaGrange, OH 44050
October 1, 2019, 7:00 p.m.: Hosted by Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District (NEORSD)
NEORSD – Environmental & Maintenance Service Center
4747 East 49th Street
Cuyahoga Heights, OH 44125
Share NOACA's Water Quality Management 208 Plan Public Meeting flyer.
This is the first comprehensive update of NOACA’s 208 Plan since 2000. To ensure the new 208 Plan reflects the region’s water quality needs, NOACA will engaged stakeholders from the start of the process and have provided a questionnaire to allow further comments.
Please see the survey link below:
Follow the 208 Water Quality Management Plan on NOACA’s website:
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The Northeast Ohio Areawide Coordinating Agency (NOACA) is a transportation and environmental planning agency that represents state, county, city, village, and township officials in Greater Cleveland. NOACA addresses the transportation, air quality, and water quality needs of Cuyahoga, Geauga, Lake, Lorain and Medina counties. The agency and its partners cooperatively develop and implement plans to ensure that travel throughout the region is safe, cost-effective and environmentally sound. NOACA’s vision is to STRENGTHEN regional cohesion, PRESERVE existing infrastructure, and BUILD a sustainable multimodal transportation system to SUPPORT economic development and ENHANCE quality of life in Northeast Ohio.
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