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The City of Commerce has recently been notified about a water testing limit violation. There is no danger to the water supply but we do want to inform our customers of the violations and what we are doing to correct the problem. Please see the notice below. You may also click the link titled Water Limit Violation Notice to download and print for your convenience.

Water Limit Violation Notice

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Water Violation Notice 2



The Georgia Environmental Protection Division (EPD) is considering the modification of an NPDES permit for the following applicant, subject to specific pollutant limitations and special conditions:

City of Commerce, Post Office Box 348, Commerce, GA 30529, NPDES Permit No. GA0026247, for the Northside Water Pollution Control Plant located at 578 W.E. King Road, Commerce, Georgia 30529. The permit is being modified to include effluent limitations and monitoring requirements for a new satellite pretreatment facility.

Only the conditions subject to modification are open to public comment. Persons wishing to comment upon or object to the proposed determinations are invited to submit same in writing to the EPD address below, or via e-mail at, no later than thirty (30) days after this notification. Ifyou choose to e-mail your comments, please be sure to include the words "NPDES permit modification: City of Commerce - Northside WPCP - GA0026247 (Jackson County)" in the subject line to ensure that your comments will be forwarded to the correct staff. All comments received prior to or on that date will be considered in the formulation of final determinations for these permits. A public hearing may be held where the EPD Director finds a significant degree of public interest in a proposed permit or group of permits. Additional information regarding public hearing procedures is available by writing the Environmental Protection Division.

A fact sheet or copy of the draft permit is available by writing the Environmental Protection Division. The permit application, draft permit, and other information are available for review at 2 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, Suite 1152 East, Atlanta, Georgia, 30334 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. For additional information contact: Benoit Causse, Wastewater Regulatory Program at (404) 463-1511.

Please bring this to the attention of persons who you know will be interested in this matter.



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The City of Commerce will hold a General Election on Tuesday, November 5, 2019.  The offices to be filled for election are Mayor,

Councilman Ward III, Councilman Ward IV and Councilman Ward V.  The qualifying fee for Mayor will be $126.00 and the qualifying

fee for the council seats will be $81.00


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District V. The qualifying fee for the school board district will be $72.00.


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