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Posted on: September 13, 2021

Public Hearing Notice: Total Maximum Daily Load Action Plan (Sep. 29, 2021)

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Stormwater TMDL Action Plan

September 29, 2021 At 6:00 pm

City Hall Council Chambers

201 James Avenue Colonial Heights VA, 23842

The City of Colonial Heights (City) is holding a public hearing as part of an update to the City’s current Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) action plan.  The TMDL establishes the maximum amount of a pollutant allowed in a waterbody and serves as the starting point or planning tool for restoring water quality. City representatives and subject matter experts will be present to discuss the proposed modifications to the City’s TMDL Action Plan.  

The City is proposing the purchase of nutrient credits to meet the 40% nutrient reduction goal required by the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality by 2023 and the 100% reduction goal by 2028.  

The current and proposed TMDL action plan will be made available for review and comment prior to the hearing, during the hearing, and for 30 days after the hearing at the address listed above.

The City of Colonial Heights ensure nondiscrimination and equal employment in all programs and activities in accordance with Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. If you need more information or special assistance for persons with disabilities or limited English proficiency, contact the City of Colonial Heights at the phone number listed below.

Provide your written or oral comments at the hearing or submit them by October 29, 2021 to Mr. Matthew Ryan at the City of Colonial Heights Department of Public Works, PO Box 3401, Colonial Heights, VA 23834 or email to

If you have any questions, contact Matthew Ryan at 804-520-9336 or at

City of Colonial Heights Stormwater TMDL Action Plan