Chapter 18.110
STORM WATER MANAGEMENT

Sections:

18.110.010    Purpose.

18.110.020    Applicability.

18.110.030    Standards.

18.110.010 Purpose.

The purpose of this chapter is to establish the requirements and standards for the management of storm1 water in the city. [Ord. 1060 §§ 5, 6, 2010; Ord. 1059 § 2 (Exh. A (12.110.010)), 2010.]

18.110.020 Applicability.

All development activities must comply with the provisions of this chapter unless specifically exempted. [Ord. 1060 §§ 5, 6, 2010; Ord. 1059 § 2 (Exh. A (12.110.020)), 2010.]

18.110.030 Standards.

The city hereby adopts the 2004 version of the Storm Water Manual for Eastern Washington prepared by the Washington State Department of Ecology, except as follows:

A. Exemptions;

B. Pervious Surfaces Encouraged. The city encourages the use of pervious surfaces such as grass blocks or grasscrete for driveways. [Ord. 1060 §§ 5, 6, 2010; Ord. 1059 § 2 (Exh. A (12.110.030)), 2010.]