Pollution Control: Storm Water Management (Maine)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Maine

Name Pollution Control: Storm Water Management (Maine)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Siting and Permitting
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Tidal Energy, Wave Energy, Wind energy
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator Maine Department of Environmental Protection
Primary Website http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/statutes/38/title38sec420-D.html

Last Review 2014-09-15

Information Source http://www.maine.gov/dep/land/stormwater/storm.html


A person may not construct, or cause to be constructed, a project that includes one acre or more of disturbed area without prior approval from the department. A person proposing a project shall apply to the department for a permit using an application provided by the department and may not begin construction until approval is received. This applies to a project or any portion of a project that is located within an organized area of this State.

Policy Contact

Contact Name David Ladd (Permit/License Assistance)
Department Department of Environmental Protection
Division Water
Address 17 State House Station, Augusta, ME

Zip/Postal Code 04333-0017
Phone 207-215-7168

Email davidladd@maine.gov
Website http://www.maine.gov/dep/water/index.html

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: 38 M.R.S.A. 420-D
Date Effective 1995
Date Enacted 1995