Alabama Department of Environmental Management
P.O. Box 301463
Montgomery, AL 36130-1463
(334) 271-7700

Account Code 240

Clay County

Pursuant to the provisions of the Alabama Environmental Management Act, the Alabama Department of Environmental Management is proposing to issue a Consent Order to the Hollins Water Authority (PWSID AL0000245), which operates a public water system under Public Water Supply Permit 2016-807, located at 847 Evergreen Road in Goodwater, Clay County, Alabama.

The violations consisted of failure to employ a certified operator, failure for MORs to be signed by a certified operator, and late submission of MORs to the Department.

The Department is proposing a civil penalty in the amount of $3,000.00; submittal of a written report detailing corrective action; submittal of an executed contract between the Hollins Water Authority and the certified operator; and attendance of board member training.  The Order, if issued, would require a one lump-sum payment of $3,000 no later than 45 days after issuance.

Interested persons may submit written comments, including request for a hearing, within 30 days of the publication date of this notice, to the Alabama Department of Environmental Management, attention Glenda L Dean, Chief of the Water Division, P.O. Box 301463, Montgomery, Alabama 36130-1463. The comment period shall end at the close of business 30 days from the publication date of this notice. A copy of the proposed order is available on the ADEM web page at or may be obtained by written request to the above address. A nominal fee for copying may be charged.

This notice is hereby given this 8th day of March, 2018, by authorization of the Alabama Department of Environmental Management.

Lance R. LeFleur

Nondiscrimination Statement:  The Department does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in the administration of its programs.