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This handbook provides the necessary requirements to control stormwater pollution from new developments and redevelopments. It guides the project applicant through the selection, design, and incorporation of stormwater BMPs into the project’s design plans.

In addition, the handbook includes a background discussion on urban runoff pollution, BMPs selection matrixes, and the City’s design plan review and approval process.

SECTIONS 1-4 Section 1 – Introduction
Section 2 – Project Review and Permitting Process
Section 3 – Stormwater Mitigation Measures
Section 4 – References
(35 pages)
APPENDIX A Ordinance No. 173494; 9 pages,
APPENDIX B

Standard Urban Stormwater Mitigation Plan; 25 pages,

APPENDIX C Mitigation Measures; 16 pages,
APPENDIX D

Prescriptive Methods; 13 pages,

APPENDIX E

SUSMP Forms; including Covenant and Agreement and SUSMP Plan Checklist (with sample sheets); 16 pages,

APPENDIX F BMP References & Vendor Information; 7 pages,
APPENDIX G

Best Management Practices; 9 pages,

SOURCE CONTROL
TREATMENT CONTROL
APPENDIX H

Volume & Flow Rate Calculations; 15 pages,

APPENDIX I

Contact list; 4 pages,

APPENDIX J

Glossary; 11 pages,

APPENDIX K Acknowledgements; 4 pages,
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 A: Construction Activities

Contact Us


Related External Links

State Water Resources Control Board SUSMP Website