Missouri Clean Water Commission

The Missouri Clean Water Commission is a seven-member citizen's board appointed by the governor and confirmed by the Senate. The department provides staff support to the commission. The commission brings together and coordinates all aspects of water quality in an effort to ensure the state’s progress toward protecting, preserving and improving water quality in Missouri. The commission implements the federal Clean Water Law through rules and policies, and hears appeals based on those permit decisions. When necessary, the commission will take enforcement action against those who violate the Missouri Clean Water Law and related regulations. The commission also establishes funding priorities and oversees financial assistance to protect and preserve water quality. 

Upcoming Meetings

Past Meetings


Hearing
Lewis and Clark State Office Building
Jefferson City, Missouri

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Proposed Amendment Public Comment Period Information
Regulatory Action Tracking System

Hearing
Lewis and Clark State Office Building
Jefferson City, Missouri
Agenda
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Missouri Clean Water Commission
Additional Materials:
Missouri Clean Water Commission Meeting Briefing Packet, Aug. 10, 2021

Meeting
Lewis and Clark State Office Building
Jefferson City, Missouri

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Regulatory Action Tracking System
Missouri Clean Water Commission
Additional Materials:
Construction and Operating Permits Proposed Amendment, 10 CSR 20-6.010

Meeting
Lewis and Clark State Office Building
Jefferson City, Missouri
Agenda Amended
Minutes
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Video Recording Available
Additional Materials:
Missouri Clean Water Commission Meeting Briefing Packet, May 18, 2021

Meeting
Webex Meeting
Statewide, Missouri
Agenda Amended
Minutes
Additional Materials:
Missouri Clean Water Commission Meeting Briefing Packet, March 18, 2021

Meeting
Webex Meeting
Statewide, Missouri
Agenda Amended
Minutes
Additional Materials:
Missouri Clean Water Commission Meeting Briefing Packet, Jan. 7, 2021

Meeting
Webex Meeting
Statewide, Missouri
Agenda
Minutes
Additional Materials:
Missouri Clean Water Commission Meeting Briefing Packet, Oct. 26, 2020

Meeting
Webex Meeting
Statewide, Missouri
Agenda
Minutes
Additional Materials:
Missouri Clean Water Commission Meeting Briefing Packet, Aug. 19, 2020

Meeting
Conference Call
Statewide, Missouri
Agenda Amended
Minutes
Additional Materials:
Missouri Clean Water Commission Meeting Briefing Packet, April 2, 2020

Meeting
Lewis and Clark State Office Building
Jefferson City, Missouri
Agenda
Minutes
Additional Materials:
Missouri Clean Water Commission Meeting Briefing Packet, Feb. 24, 2020

Meeting
Lewis and Clark State Office Building
Jefferson City, Missouri
Agenda Amended
Minutes
Additional Materials:
Missouri Clean Water Commission Meeting Minutes, Jan. 9, 2020

Members

Neal Bredehoeft
Member
Representing: Public
Alma, MO
Stan Coday
Member
Representing: Agriculture, Industry or Mining
Seymor, MO
Ashley McCarty
Chair
Representing: Agriculture, Industry or Mining
Novinger, MO
John Reece
Member
Representing: Wastewater Treatment Works
Lee’s Summit, MO
Allen Rowland
Member
Representing: Public
Dexter, MO
Patricia Thomas
Vice-Chair
Representing: Public
Jefferson City, MO
Vacant
Member
Representing: Public
Tim Duggan
Attorney General's Office Contact
Missouri Attorney General's Office
PO Box 899
Jefferson City, MO 65102
573-751-8795
Chris Wieberg, Water Protection Program Director
MoDNR Staff Contact
Missouri Department of Natural Resources
PO Box 176
Jefferson City, MO 65102
573-751-6721
Krista Welschmeyer
MoDNR Staff Assistant Contact
Missouri Department of Natural Resources
PO Box 176
Jefferson City, MO 65102
573-751-6721
krista.welschmeyer@dnr.mo.gov

Responsibilities

The Clean Water Commission brings together and coordinates all aspects of water quality in an effort to ensure the state’s progress toward protecting, preserving and improving water quality in Missouri. The commission implements the federal Clean Water Law through rules and policies, and hears appeals based on those permit decisions. When necessary, the commission will take enforcement action against those who violate the Missouri Clean Water Law and related regulations. The commission also establishes funding priorities and oversees financial assistance to protect and preserve water quality.

All commission members represent the general interest of the public and shall have an interest in and knowledge of conservation and the effects and control of water contaminants.

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