MS4 Program

Pollution Prevention / Good Housekeeping for a Municipal Operations Maintenance

An MS4 operator shall develop an SWQMP that includes a commitment to develop and implement a program to prevent or reduce pollutant runoff from municipal operations within the MS4 area.

Controls include: Regular street sweeping and catch basin cleaning, along with reducing the use of pesticides, herbicides and overuse of  winter salting. Municipal facility inspections are conducted quarterly to insure proper storage of possible pollutants and the use of Best Management Practices (BMP's).