Cascade Twp. Branch News

GR Ford Int. Airport Stormwater/Deicing Program

Gerald R. Ford International Airport completed an engineering analysis to determine a long-term plan to control glycol impacted storm water runoff: Stormwater Deicing Management Study .

A DEQ web page has been developed with information for concerned residents and interested groups. Copies of the signed modified permit, public notice, press release, fact sheet, and responsiveness summary are available on the internet. The web page can be found by going to and then clicking on the link labeled "Gerald R. Ford International Airport."

Here are the documents as presented at the public meeting on 06-13-13: GFIA Public Meeting Presentation as of 06-13-13 ; GFIA Public Notice as of 06-13-13 ; GFIA Permit as of 06-13-13 ; GFIA Fact Sheet as of 06-13-13 .

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact:

Mr. Sean Syts

Michigan Department of Environmental Quality

Water Resources Division – Permits Section

phone:  (517) 335-4123

fax:  (517) 241-8133

Related story: "The Enviornment Report" of Michigan Radio: Ford Airport Proposes New System to Prevent Bacterial Slime in Nearby Creek .


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