1335.07  COMPLIANCE WITH STATE AND FEDERAL REGULATIONS.
   Approvals issued in accordance with this regulation do not relieve the applicant of responsibility for obtaining all other necessary permits and/or approvals from the Ohio EPA, the US Army Corps of Engineers, and other federal, state, and/or county agencies.  If requirements vary, the most restrictive requirement shall prevail. These permits may include, but are not limited to, those listed below.  All submittals required to show proof of compliance with these state and federal regulations shall be submitted with Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plans or Abbreviated Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plans.
   (a)   Ohio EPA NPDES Permits authorizing storm water discharges associated with construction activity or the most current version thereof:  Proof of compliance with these requirements shall be a copy of the Ohio EPA Director’s Authorization Letter for the NPDES Permit, or a letter from the site owner explaining why the NPDES Permit is not applicable. 
   (b)   Section 401 of the Clean Water Act:  Proof of Compliance shall be a copy of the Ohio EPA Water Quality Certification application, public notice, or project approval, or a letter from the site owner verifying that a qualified professional has surveyed the site and found no waters of the United States.  Wetland, and other waters of the United States, shall be delineated by protocols accepted by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at the time of application of this regulation.
   (c)   Ohio EPA Isolated Wetland Permit: Proof of compliance shall be a copy of Ohio EPA’s Isolated Wetland Permit application, public notice, or project approval, or a letter from the site owner verifying that a qualified professional has surveyed the site and found no waters of the State.  Isolated wetlands shall be delineated by protocols accepted the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at the time of application of this regulation.
   (d)   Section 404 of the Clean Water Act: Proof of compliance shall be a copy of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Individual Permit application, if an Individual Permit is required for the development project, public notice, or project approval.  If an Individual permit is not required, the site owner shall submit proof of compliance with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineer’s Nationwide Permit Program.  This shall include one of the following:
      (1)   A letter from the site owner verifying that a qualified professional has surveyed the site and found no waters of the United States.
      (2)   A Site plan showing that any proposed fill of waters of the United States conforms to the general and specific conditions specified in the applicable Nationwide Permit.  Wetlands, and other waters of the United States, shall be delineated by protocols accepted by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at the time of application of this regulation.
   (e)   Ohio Dam Safety Law:  Proof of compliance shall be a copy of the  ODNR Division of Water permit application, a copy of the project approval letter from the ODNR Division of Water, or letter from the site owner explaining why the Ohio Dam Safety Law is not applicable.
      (Ord. 2005-20.  Passed 7-28-05.)