Stormwater Management Policy


Plano will improve water quality by requiring design and use of erosion control plans and stormwater pollution prevention plans to ensure compliance with federal, state, and local regulations, minimize pollution and contamination of water ways, and enhance and protect biodiversity and ecosystems.


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Actions

SM1
Implement the goals and objectives of Plano’s Stormwater Management Plan, which is updated every five years.
On Track
SM2
Provide annual reports of Plano's stormwater management program to the regulating authorities.
On Track
SM3
Expand city regulations for post construction stormwater management in new developments and redevelopments by a combination of structural and nonstructural Best Management Practices (BMPs) appropriate for the community.
Complete
SM4
Develop and provide training opportunities for local developers, property owners, consultants, and city staff on how to design, construct, inspect, and maintain permanent stormwater structural Best Management Practices (BMPs).
On Track
SM5
Create a stormwater demonstration program for select neighborhoods, districts, or on city property to show the proper installation of structural Best Management Practices (BMPs) for streets and parking lots.
Pending
SM6
Create a stormwater volunteer program to engage residents in cleaning and testing in efforts to improve water quality of creeks.
In Progress


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