§ 156.090  PURPOSE.
   (A)   Proper storm water management and good water quality are vital in promoting the health, safety and general welfare of the public. It is the intent of this chapter, in an effort to minimize the dangers of flooding to life and property, and to assist in the preservation and protection of the Murray water quality and natural environment and more specifically:
      (1)   Regulating the alteration of land and topography;
      (2)   Regulating the removal of vegetation;
      (3)   Requiring re-vegetation, and reducing erosion and sedimentation through control requirements;
      (4)   Reducing pollutants in stormwater discharges; and
      (5)   Prohibiting non-stormwater discharges to the storm sewer drainage system.
   (B)   The design criteria for stormwater conveyance, erosion control, and stormwater pollution prevention are outlined in this subchapter.
(Ord. 2001-1253, passed 8-23-01; Am. Ord. 2014-1636, passed 4-10-14)