Public Hearing Information - Surface Water Quality Standards (Wednesday, August 3, 2022 @ 10:00 a.m.)

The virtual public hearing will be conducted through the Department’s video conferencing software, Microsoft Teams, and is scheduled as follows: 

 Wednesday, August 3, 2022 

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 

Click HERE to join the meeting on Microsoft Teams 

Call-in number: +1 856-338-7074; Phone Conference ID: 683 255 157# 

If intending to provide oral testimony or to submit written comments at the virtual public hearing, it is recommended that you email the Department at swqs@dep.nj.gov no later than 5:00 P.M. on August 1, 2022, with contact information (name, organization, telephone number, and email address).  A valid email address must be provided so the Department can send an email confirming receipt of interest to testify orally at the hearing and provide a separate option for a telephone call-in line if there is no access to a computer that can connect to Microsoft Teams. A transcription of the public hearing will be prepared by a stenographer.    

For more details on the rule proposal, as well as information on how to submit written or electronic comments, please refer to the Notice of the rule proposal. Additional information on the SWQS is available on the Department’s website at www.nj.gov/dep/wms/bears/swqs-rules.htm.