Stormwater and MS4 - Why and How Pennsylvania Municipalities are Implementing their Roles and Responsibilities
The stormwater requirements of the federal Clean Water Act and state regulations are administered under the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection. This session will provide an introductory overview of applicable requirements, with a focus on the MS4 (Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System) program. It will describe the roles and responsibilities of municipal leaders to implement stormwater management practices in Pennsylvania, including an overview of MS4 requirements and timelines for implementation. The presentation will also discuss how local leaders have developed creative strategies to tackle stormwater issues by sharing regional resources to plan and implement programs focused on improving local water quality and residents’ quality of life.
Instructors: Kellie Dubay