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City of Perth Amboy Stormwater Management

City of Perth Amboy Stormwater Management

Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan (SPPP) (Updated)

The City of Perth Amboy is committed to protecting our waterways through the implementation of a comprehensive Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan. The SPPP outlines best practices and procedures to minimize pollution from stormwater runoff. For more details, you can view our updated SPPP here.

Municipal Stormwater Management Plan (MSWMP)

Our Municipal Stormwater Management Plan is designed to manage stormwater runoff to reduce flooding, erosion, and water pollution. The plan includes various strategies and practices to handle stormwater effectively. Read the full plan here.

Stormwater Control Ordinance (SCO)

The Stormwater Control Ordinance establishes requirements for controlling stormwater runoff from new developments and redevelopment projects. It aims to protect water quality and reduce the impact of stormwater on our community. Learn more about the ordinance here.

Pet Waste Ordinance

Proper disposal of pet waste is crucial for maintaining clean and healthy streets and waterways. Our Pet Waste Ordinance mandates the correct disposal of pet waste to prevent pollution. Read the ordinance here.

Wildlife Feeding Ordinance

Feeding wildlife can lead to increased pollution and health risks. Our Wildlife Feeding Ordinance aims to prevent such issues by regulating the feeding of wildlife in public areas. Details of the ordinance can be found here.

Litter Control Ordinance

Keeping our city clean is a community effort. The Litter Control Ordinance prohibits littering and promotes proper disposal of waste. Find out more about our litter control measures here.

Improper Disposal of Waste Ordinance

Improper disposal of waste can lead to significant environmental damage. Our ordinance addresses the proper disposal methods to prevent such occurrences. Read the full ordinance here.

Containerized Yard Waste/Yard Waste Collection Program Ordinances

Our yard waste ordinances outline the procedures for proper collection and disposal of yard waste to prevent stormwater contamination. Learn more about our yard waste programs here.

Private Storm Drain Inlet Retrofitting Ordinance

To prevent pollution from entering our storm drains, our ordinance requires the retrofitting of private storm drain inlets. Details of the retrofitting requirements can be found here.

Illicit Connection Ordinance

Illicit connections to the storm sewer system can cause significant pollution. Our Illicit Connection Ordinance prohibits such connections and outlines penalties for violations. Read the ordinance here.

Tree Removal/Replacement Ordinance

To maintain our urban forest, the Tree Removal/Replacement Ordinance requires permits for tree removal and mandates replacement of trees. This ordinance will be effective from May 1, 2024. More details can be found here.

Privately-Owned Salt Storage Ordinance

Effective May 1, 2024, our ordinance regulates the storage of salt to prevent contamination of stormwater. Learn more about the requirements here.

MS4 Outfall Pipe Map

The MS4 Outfall Pipe Map provides a detailed layout of our stormwater outfall pipes. View the map here.

MS4 Infrastructure Map

Due to be completed by EDPA + 36 months, the MS4 Infrastructure Map will detail all stormwater infrastructure in the city. Updates will be available here.

Watershed Improvement Plan

Our Watershed Improvement Plan outlines the phased approach to improving watershed health as identified in Part IV.H. Details of the plan will be updated as phases are completed. Learn more about the plan here.

Compliance Schedule

The City of Perth Amboy is actively working on meeting all compliance requirements for our stormwater management program. A detailed compliance schedule will be provided within the next two weeks.

For any questions or additional information, please contact us at (732) 826-2010  or by email at [email protected]