Water Protection Program

Missouri Water Protection Forum

Affordability Subcommittee

Description: Pursuant to Section 644.145, RSMo.(known as HB 89),  the department is required to adopt procedures to determine whether a permit or enforcement decision is affordable and make a finding of affordability for each permit or enforcement decision related to combined or separate sanitary sewer systems or publically owned treatment works.  On Sept. 12, 2011, the department issued an interim procedure on affordability to meet its permitting obligations under the same law while the department holds stakeholder meetings to finalize the procedure.    

Guidance for Conducting and Developing a Cost Analysis for Compliance

Past Meetings

Aug. 25, 2014
AdHoc Cost Analysis presentation

March 7, 2012
Comments - Philip Wilson, Shafer, Kline & Warren Inc
Comments - Earl Pabst, Flotron & McIntosh
Comments - Poplar Bluff
Comments - Municipal Utilities and City Cable
Comments - Water Resources Alliance