Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Natural and Historic Resources
Department of Environmental Quality
State Water Control Board
Petition 78
Petition Information
Petition Title Dan River Public Water Supply
Date Filed 4/27/2009   
Petitioner City of Roxboro, N.C. 
Petitioner's Request

The petition requests that the State Water Control Board designate an approximately one mile segment of the Dan River in Virginia downriver of Danville near the VA/NC state line as a public water supply which would result in the application of Virginia public water supply water quality standards to that segment of the river.

Comments on the petition should be sent to:

David C. Whitehurst, Department of Environmental Quality, 629 East Main Street, Richmond, VA 23218; ph: 804-698-4121; fax: 804-698-4116

Agency's Plan

The Department of Environmental Quality will public notice receipt of the petition and provide for a 21-day public comment period. Upon close of the public comment period, the Department will review any comments received and then present the petition and the results of the public comment period to the Board at a future meeting for their consideration.

Comment Period Began 5/25/2009    Ended 6/15/2009
Agency Decision Initiate a regulatory change    
Response Date Petition result not yet submitted for Publication.      
Agency Decision Summary
Associated regulatory action Designate a One Mile Segment of the Dan River as a Public Water Supply [EFF DATE-APRIL 23, 2014]
Latest Stage: Final