ENB-4.30 - BES Title 10 Discharge Enforcement Administrative Rules

Administrative Rules Adopted by Bureaus Pursuant to Rule Making Authority (ARB)
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Administrative Rules Adopted by Bureau of Environmental Services Pursuant to Rule-Making Authority


What follows is the Table of Contents and an excerpt from the administrative rules: 

1.  Applicability

2.  Purpose

3.  Definitions

4.  Regulatory Authority

5.  Violation Investigations

6.  Violation Classification

7.  Enforcement Tools

8.  Penalties and Cost Recovery

9.  Administrative Review 

These are administrative rules for the Bureau of Environmental Services (BES) Title 10 Discharge Enforcement Program.

1.    Applicability

These rules pertain to discharges that violate PCC Title 10 (Erosion and Sediment Control) and that are administered and enforced by BES, as established by PCC 10.10.30.

2.    Purpose

These rules are implemented in conjunction with the BES Enforcement Program Administrative Rules (PPD item ENB-4.15) and implement the following BES program goals:

A.  Control or prevent pollution at the source;

B.  Educate property owners and other persons about their responsibilities to prevent and control erosion and sediment-laden runoff from their properties; and

C.  Comply with the provisions of the City’s National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) Discharge permit and Underground Injection Control (UIC) Water Pollution Control Facility (WPCF) permit.


Adopted by Director of Bureau of Environmental Services September 20, 2013.

Filed for inclusion in PPD September 20, 2013.

Amended by Director of Bureau of Environmental Services July 17, 2019.

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