Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
Department of Environmental Quality
TMDL Public Meeting - Implementation Plan for Creek Segments in Louisa, Orange and Spotsylvania Counties

Meeting Details
Date / Time 6/21/2011  6:00 pm
Location Town of Orange Public Works Community Room, 235 Warren Street, Orange, Virginia 
Board Website 
Agenda document agency has not posted
Minutes document minutes not taken
Disability Friendly? Yes       Deaf interpreter available upon request? No
Purpose of the meeting
The Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) and the Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) will hold a public meeting regarding the development of an Implementation Plan (IP) for bacteria Total Maximum Daily Loads (TMDLs) on a 7.33 mile stream segment of Goldmine Creek in Louisa County; 2.51 mile segment of Beaver Creek, 2.52 mile segment of Mountain Run, 12.15 mile segment of Pamunkey Creek, and 1.83 mile segment of Terry’s Run in Orange County, and 3.12 mile segment of Plentiful Creek in Spotsylvania County. The TMDLs for these stream impairments were completed in August 2005 and can be found in the Bacteria TMDLs for York River Basin Orange, Louisa, Spotsylvania Counties, Virginia study report on DEQ’s website, Section 62.1-44.19:7.C of the Code of Virginia requires the development of an IP for approved TMDLs. The IP should provide measurable goals and the date of expected achievement of water quality objectives. The IP should also include the corrective actions needed and their associated costs, benefits, and environmental impacts. This is the final public meeting to discuss the draft IP for the bacteria TMDLs listed. At this meeting, the implementation plan development process for this project will be reviewed and the draft implementation plan will be made available for public discussion and comment. The previous public and working group meeting notes, as well as other supplemental information can be found at The 30-day public comment period on the information presented at the meetings will end on July 21, 2011. A fact sheet on the development of an IP for Goldmine Creek, Beaver Creek, Mountain Run, Pamunkey Creek, Terry’s Run, and Plentiful Creek is available at
Meeting Scope
Public hearing to receive comment on a proposed stage
General business of the board
Discuss particular regulations / chapters

Contact Information
Name / Title: May Sligh 
Address: DCR - Tappahannock Soil and Water Office
Old Creek Road
Tappahannock, 22560
Email Address:
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