AN ORDINANCE to provide for the regulation and control of storm water runoff; to provide for storm water permits and the procedures and standards for the issuance thereof; to provide for payment or reimbursement of costs and expenses incurred by the Township/Municipality associated with storm water permits and the consideration thereof; to establish standards and requirements for the protection of floodways and for the control of soil erosion and sedimentation; to adopt other provisions for the establishing, maintaining and protection of drains and drainageways; to provide regulations for the inspection, sampling and monitoring of storm water and other discharges; to establish performance and design standards for storm water management in specified zones of the Township/Municipality; and to provide penalties for violations of the ordinance.
Kent County, Storm Water Ordinance, Michigan
Natural Resources Management and Policy
Annis Water Resources Institute, "Proposed Model Storm Water Ordinance for Kent County Townships and Municipalities" (2001). Environmental Guidebooks and Model Ordinances. Paper 4.