On December 6, 2017 the Georgia Environmental Protection Division (EPD) re-issued the General National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Permit No. GAG610000 for Phase II Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems (MS4) to waters of the State. This five year permit is in accordance with the Federal Clean Water Act and the Georgia Water Quality Control Act and requires each MS4 to submit to EPD a new Stormwater Management Program (SWMP). As part of the SWMP, each designated Phase II community is required to address six minimum control measures (MCM), which includes: Public Education and Outreach on Stormwater Impacts Public Involvement / Participation Illicit Discharge Detection and Elimination (IDDE) Construction Site Stormwater Runoff Control Post – Construction Stormwater Management in New Development and Redevelopment Pollution Prevention / Good Housekeeping for Municipal Operations The City has worked diligently on the SWMP to establish a successful stormwater program that reduces pollution through education, policy / procedures, inspection, and maintenance. City of Valdosta – Phase II MS4 NPDES Permit No. GAG610000 2017 - 2022 SWMP is currently under review by GAEPD. 2012 – 2017 SWMP Cover Page Table of Contents MCM A: Public Education and Outreach on Stormwater Impacts MCM B: Public Involvement / Participation MCM C: Illicit Discharge Detection and Elimination (IDDE) MCM D: Construction Site Stormwater Runoff Control MCM E: Post – Construction Stormwater Management in New Development and Redevelopment MCM F: Pollution Prevention / Good Housekeeping for Municipal Operations Appendix A: Enforcement Response Plan (Cover Sheet) Enforcement Response Plan Appendix B: Impaired Waters Plan / Monitoring and Implementation Plan (Cover Sheet) Two Mile Branch Plan Withlacoochee River Plan Attachment A: Illicit Discharge and Illegal Connections Ordinance Attachment B: Storm Sewer System Maps and Inventory Storm Sewer System Map Catch Basin Map Outfall Map MS4 Summary Attachment C: Dry Weather Screening Inspections and Investigative Procedures Dry Weather Outfall Screening Form Attachment D: City of Valdosta Illicit Discharge Detection and Elimination Guidance Manual IDDE Guidance Manual IDDE Appendix A: Dry Weather Outfall Screening Form IDDE Appendix B: Field Guide IDDE Appendix C: Chain of Custody Record Form IDDE Appendix D: Sample Data Tracking Form Attachment E: Illicit Discharge Complaint Response Procedures Attachment F: Soil Erosion, Sedimentation, and Pollution Control (LDR Chapter 306) Attachment G: Ordinance Attachment H: Construction Site Plan Review Procedures Erosion, Sedimentation & Pollution Control Plan Checklist Form Attachment I: Construction Site Inspection Procedures Land Disturbance Permit Site Check List Form Attachment J: Construction Site Enforcement Procedures Attachment K: Erosion and Sedimentation Complaint Response Procedures Attachment L: MS4 Certifications - City Engineering Staff Attachment M: Stormwater Ordinance Attachment N: Post Construction Stormwater Management Structures - Includes all City of Valdosta Ponds and Private Ponds Designed After December 9, 2008 Attachment O: Operation and Maintenance Inspection Report for Stormwater Management Ponds Form Attachment P: MS4 Inspection, Maintenance and Waste Disposal Procedures Stormwater System Inspection Form Attachment Q: Center for Watershed Protection - Code and Ordinances Worksheet Preliminary Evaluation June 2013 Attachment R: Street Sweeper Routes Mapbook Attachment S: Flood Management Project Design Checklist and Water Quality Improvement Worksheet: Proposed MS4 Facility Forms Attachment T: Water Quality Improvement Worksheet: Existing MS4 Facility Form Attachment U: Municipal Facilities Inspection List Attachment V: Municipal Facility Pollution Prevention Plans Inspection Form Attachment W: Stormwater Facility Maintenance Agreement (Example) For more information, please contact the Stormwater Manager at 229-259-3530.