Participate in the 2017 triennial standards review

Submit comments:  Any individual or interested groups may submit written comments or information pertaining to the subjects above and encompassing any subject matter contained in Minn. R. ch. 7050 or 7052 until 4:30 pm on Friday, February 9, 2018. All written comments submitted by that time will become part of the triennial standards review record. Please note that electronic submissions are preferred. 

By email:                 

By mail:               Minnesota Pollution Control Agency

                                ATTN:  Catherine O’Dell

                                520 Lafayette Road North

                                St. Paul, MN 55155-4194

Public meeting

Participate in the public meeting (in person or via webcast): The MPCA has scheduled a public meeting for interested parties to provide comments and information and to ask questions, at its office at 520 Lafayette Road North in St. Paul on January 10, 2018. The meeting will begin at 3:30 p.m. and continue until all parties have the opportunity to comment, or until 7:00 pm, whichever comes first. The meeting will be webcast for viewing remotely; viewers may send in questions or comments during the public meeting via email:

HTML icon Webcast: 2017 Triennial Standards Review public meeting (Jan. 10, 2018)

The event will be streamed live and the recording will be available for later viewing. See the webcast troubleshooting page If you have trouble with the webcast.

Directions and parking information. Access to MPCA offices is controlled, and to attend the meeting you will be asked to sign in at a security desk and provide photo identification, such as a Minnesota driver’s license. 


This request for comments (November 27, 2017, through February 9, 2018) and the associated public meeting on January 10, 2018, meet the requirements for conducting a triennial standards review set forth in Section 303 (c)(1) of the Clean Water Act and the Code of Federal Regulations in 40 CFR 131.20, 40 CFR 130.5(b)(6) and 40 CFR 25.5.