Comment period on water-supply permit modification extended

By WKTV News

(WKTV) - Those wishing to express their views on a water-supply permit modification proposed by the Mohawk Valley Water Authority now have until Jan. 30.

The MVWA has applied its water-supply permit to provide 32 million gallons per day from Hinckley Reservoir to provide water service to its current area. The water authority currently draws 21.4 million gallons per day. According to Assemblyman Marc Butler, the MVWA has said before it attends to gain access to 48.5 million gallons per day.

Comments on the application should be sent to: William Lints, DEC Regional Office, State Office Building, 207 Genesee St., Utica, NY 13501.

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