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The purpose of this handbook is to provide general guidance for selecting and implementing BMPs to prevent the discharge of pollutants from construction sites to receiving bodies of water. This handbook also provides guidance on preparing the State SWPPP, a document required for construction projects with land disturbance of one acre or greater.

This 3rd Edition is a revision to the 2nd Edition to reflect new storm water requirements.

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NOTE: This document does not include the BMP Fact Sheets contained in Appendix I

SECTIONS
1-3

Section 1 – Introduction
Section 2 – Developer’s Guide
Section 3 – City Staff Guide

APPENDIX A

Minimum Storm Water Requirements

APPENDIX B

Wet Weather Erosion Control Plan (WWECP)

APPENDIX C

Notice of Intent (NOI)

APPENDIX D

Notice of Termination

APPENDIX E

Ordinance Nos. 173494 & 172673

APPENDIX F

Self Inspection Checklist

APPENDIX G

Self Inspection Log

APPENDIX H

WWECP City Inspection Checklist

APPENDIX I

Best Management Practices (BMP) Fact Sheets
Contains links for downloading each Fact Sheet

APPENDIX J

Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPPP) Templates

The following Microsoft Word files are provided to assist in creating site-specific SWPPPs.

Template; Main SWPPP Template

Attachment A; Computation Sheet for Determining Runoff Coefficients

Attachment B; Computation Sheet for Determining Run-on Discharges

Attachment C; Construction Schedule/Water Pollution Control Schedule

Attachment D; 303(d) Listed Water Bodies for Sedimentation

Attachment E; Vicinity Map

Attachment F; BMP Consideration Checklist

Attachment G; BMPs Selected for the Project

Attachment H; Water Pollution Control Drawings (WPCDs)

Attachment I; Program for Maintenance, Inspection, and Repair of Construction Site BMPs

Attachment J; Trained Contractor Personnel Log

Attachment K; Subcontractor Notification Letter and Log

Attachment L; Storm Water Quality Construction Site Inspection Checklist

Attachment M; Notice of Non-Compliance

Attachment N; Sampling Activity Log

Attachment O; Annual Certification of Compliances Form

Attachment P; SWPPP Amendment Certification

Attachment Q; SWPPP Amendment Log

APPENDIX K

Construction Stormwater Sampling & Analysis Guidance

Appendix L

General Permit

Appendix M

Glossary

Appendix N

Contacts

Appendix O

Acknowledgements

Related Internal Links

Main SUSMP Page

Flow Chart of the Plan Review and Approval Process

What to Submit?

Forms

Redevelopment Definition

Development BMPs Handbook Part B: Planning Activities

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Related External Links

State Water Resources Control Board SUSMP Website