The City of Norwich invites you to participate in our ongoing efforts to clean our community and protect our water resources. The Department of Public Works announces the availability of the City’s Storm Water Management Plan. This Plan was developed and is announced in accordance with the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection’s (CTDEEP) General Permit for the Discharge of Stormwater from Small Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems (MS4) which was issued January 20, 2016 and becomes effective July 1, 2017.
Copies of the Plan are available for review in the Department of Public Works offices during normal business hours and digitally on our website. Comments should be submitted, in writing, by email or by mail at the address found below.
CTDEEP Water Permitting and Enforcement Division 79 Elm Street Hartford CT 06106 Attn: Karen Allen
There are several resources available to help understand the requirements:
The City of Norwich has developed an Illicit Discharge Detection and Elimination (IDDE) program to address the requirements of the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (CTDEEP) General Permit for the Discharge of Stormwater from Small Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems.