SECTION .0500 ‑ ALLOCATION OF JORDAN LAKE WATER SUPPLY
15A NCAC 02G .0501 INTRODUCTION
To increase the availability of municipal and industrial
water supplies, the State of North Carolina requested the U.S. Army Corps of
Engineers to designate 32.62 percent of the Jordan Lake conservation storage,
between the elevations 202 mean sea level (msl) and 216 msl, as water supply
The State, acting through the Environmental Management
Commission, will assign to local governments having a need for water supply
capacity any interest held by the State in such storage, with proportional
payment by the user to the State for the state's associated capital, interest,
administrative and operating costs.
Upon signing the water supply storage contract with the U.S.
Army Corps of Engineers, the Commission will apply the following procedures in
allocating Jordan Lake water supply storage.
History Note: Authority G.S. 143‑215.3(a)(1); 143‑215.38
through 143‑215.43; 143‑354(a)(11);
Eff. March 1, 1988.