(A)   Where permitted.  Where a regional stormwater management facility has been established by the City of Monroe, or by an authority operating with approval from the City of Monroe, a development may participate in said program in lieu of any certification of runoff control required by this article, provided that:
      (1)   Runoff from the development drains to an existing public regional stormwater management facility approved by the City of Monroe;
      (2)   Participation is in the form of contribution of funds, contribution of land, contribution of stormwater management facility construction work, or a combination of these, the total value of which shall be in accordance with fee schedule adopted by the City Council; and
      (3)   The City finds that the stormwater management plan is in compliance with all other applicable requirements of this Ordinance.
   (B)   Use of contributions.  Each contribution from a development participating in a regional stormwater management facility shall be used for acquisition, design, construction or maintenance of one (1) or more such facilities in the same watershed in which the development is located.
   (C)   Fees required.  Stormwater management control plan review, use of city-owned/maintained stormwater control systems, inspections related to the initial approval of stormwater control systems, and annual inspections of stormwater control systems shall be subject to any and all relevant fees as adopted by City Council and prescribed in the City of Monroe Code of Ordinances and Fee Schedule. Plan review fees shall accompany the plans submitted for review, otherwise the plan submittal shall be determined incomplete and shall be returned to applicant.
(Ord. O-2007-24, passed 9-18-07)