Alabama Department of Environmental Management

P.O. Box 301463

Montgomery, AL 36130-1463

(334) 271-7700


Account Code 240

Geneva 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 Black Water Works (PWSID AL0000615), which operates a public water system under Public Water Supply Permit 2017-546, located at 147 Adolph Street in Black, Geneva County, Alabama.

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

The Department is proposing a civil penalty in the amount of $2,500.00. The Order, if issued, would require one lump-sum payment of $2,500 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 22nd day of November, 2017, 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.