DNR Enforcement Actions
Posted: 11/10/2011

The DNR has taken the following enforcement actions. The following are only briefs; copies of enforcement actions, including the full, original orders and contact information, are available on the DNR’s website at www.iowadnr.gov/InsideDNR/AboutDNR/EnforcementActions.aspx.

Administrative Orders
Responsible parties have 30 days to appeal the order or 60 days to pay the penalty.

Iowa County
James Heal, dba A-1 American and A-1 Imports, Homestead
Remove all solid waste from properties in Homestead, comply with the state’s storm water requirements, pay past due administrative penalties and pay a new penalty of $10,000.

Kossuth County
Anthony Fehr and ACL Fehr LLC
Submit complete manure management plan update with Iowa Phosphorus Index and pay $3,000 penalty.

Consent Orders
A consent order is issued as an alternative to issuing an administrative order. A consent order indicates that the DNR has voluntarily entered into a legally enforceable agreement with the other party.

Dickinson County
Green Plains Superior LLC, Superior
Pay $10,000 penalty for air quality violations, including failure to obtain and/or comply with air quality construction permits.

Harrison County
Simon Fitzpatrick, Dunlap
Document removal of discarded appliances from property.  This order replaces Administrative Order No. 2011-SW-17.

Scott County
Sivyer Steel Corporation, Bettendorf
Schedule to remove waste foundry sand from facility.

Washington County
Douglas Chalupa
Order to resolve unauthorized flood plain construction, including payment of $3,000 penalty.

Consent Amendments
A consent amendment is issued in settlement of a previous administrative order or to amend a pre‚Äźexisting consent order. A consent amendment indicates that the DNR has voluntarily entered into a legally enforceable agreement with the other party.

Boone County
City of Boone
Amendment to schedule for the completion of construction of Boone’s sanitary sewer collection system improvements.

Full original orders and additional contacts are online at www.iowadnr.gov/InsideDNR/AboutDNR/EnforcementActions.aspx or by contacting Karen Grimes at 515-281-5135 or Karen.Grimes@dnr.iowa.gov.