Stormwater Management Program

CapCOG’s Regional Approach

CapCOG is undertaking a regional approach to help  members and affiliates more efficiently, effectively and economically meet state and federal mandates. In 2014, CapCOG established a program to:

  • Facilitate communication between MS4-permitted as well as  non-permitted entities
  • Conducting educational trainings
  • Updating participants on latest information including legislation, regulations, best practices

Please click on the following links to learn more about the program

Stormwater Training Sessions — Upcoming sessions, template for keeping track of the session you attended, information about past trainings

Minimum Control Measures (MCMs) — How to incorporate them  into Stormwater Management  Plans

CapCOG Members Stormwater Management  — information for residents


Helpful links

EPA Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) Main Page

DEP MS4 Resources

DEP Stormwater Management Guidelines and Model Ordinances

Center for Watershed Protection

National Fish & Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) Chesapeake Bay Stewardship Fund 

Chesapeake Stormwater Network

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