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Annual Stormwater Report Posted for Public Comment - 10/10/18

The public is invited to review and comment on the Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) Annual Report. This report documents the City’s efforts in reducing stormwater pollution into Salem streams, and provides an update on the status of stormwater-related activities completed during Fiscal Year 2017-18. The public comment period is open for a 14-day period beginning on October 10, 2018, at 5 p.m. through October 24, 2018, at 5 p.m. Written comments may be submitted via email, fax, or mail to one of the following:

Stormwater Services - MS4 Comments 
1410 20th St. SE, Building #2 
Salem, OR 97302

The Stormwater Management Plan and Annual Report are requirements of the City’s National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) MS4 Permit.  This Permit requires the City to implement an approved Plan and report annually on the status of that plan. It also requires the City to report on progress made toward specific permit requirements. The City manages a variety of stormwater services including drainage systems, flooding response, regulatory compliance, capital improvements, street sweeping, and much more.

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