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Understanding and Complying with Sanitary Sewer Overflow (SSO) Permit Requirements Training

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Understanding and Complying with Sanitary Sewer Overflow Permit Requirements Training
Water is a critical resource in the process of maintaining a good quality of life for Alabama citizens.

January 24 - Decatur
February 7 - Daleville
April 25 - Atmore

May 16 - Jemison

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This training event will help Wastewater Professionals address a full range of operational and management challenges necessary to assist in improving the overall operation of the Wastewater Utility.

  • How to Register and Report SSOs Efficiently and Timely
  • Understanding Public Notification for SSOs
  • Knowing your Permit Requirements for SSO Response Plans
  • Developing and Implementing SSO Response Plans

This training will be FREE OF CHARGE.

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We strongly encourage you to attend!!


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Time Event
8:30 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. Welcome and Introductions
8:45 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. eSSO Registration - The Registration Process
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Using eSSO - Submitting Accurate & Timely Information
10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. BREAK
10:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Sewer Overflow Response Plan Permit Requirements
11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Sewer Overflow Response Plan Permit Requirements – Public Notifications
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. LUNCH
(On your own)
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. SSO Response Plan Template Contents
1:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. BREAK
1:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. SSO Response Plan Template – Usage and Implementation
3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Questions and Discussion

This project was funded or partially funded by the Alabama Department of
Environmental Management.

This Training Session will provide
5.5 Wastewater CEH’s
Subject to ADEM Approval

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Dates and Locations

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Jan 24 Decatur Utilities Auditorium
1002 Central Parkway SW
Decatur, Alabama 35601 (Google Map)
Jan 22
Feb 7 Daleville Cultural and Convention Center
740 South Daleville Avenue
Daleville, Alabama 36322 (Google Map)
Feb 5
Apr 25 West Escambia Utilities Wastewater Treatment Plant
369 East Avenue
Atmore, Alabama 36502 (Google Map)
Apr 23
May 16 Jemison Municipal Complex Auditorium
14 Padgett Lane
Jemison, Alabama 35085 (Google Map)
May 14


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