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Stormwater Master Plan Updates

For those who attended our recent Lunch & Learn, worked examples, handouts, and the latest draft version of the workbook from the meeting can be found below:

Lunch & Learn Design Example Handouts

Durango-Detention Example 1

Durango-Detention Example 2

Durango-Detention Example 3

DRAFT Durango-Detention Workbook v.1.1

Draft Table of Contents and and four full drafts are available below for review. Please note these documents are drafts, and will be changing as the project continues. Contact the Engineering Division at (970)-375-4810 for questions or comments. 

Chapter One - General Provisions (DRAFT) 

Chapter Two - Principles & Policies (DRAFT)

Chapter Three - Submittals Table of Contents (DRAFT)

Chapter Four - Floodplain Management (DRAFT)

Chapter Five - Hydrology Table of Contents (DRAFT)

Chapter Six - Streets, Inlets, & Storm Drains Table of Contents (DRAFT)

Chapter Seven - Open Channels Table of Contents (DRAFT)

Chapter Eight - Water Quality Table of Contents (DRAFT)

Chapter Nine - Storage Table of Contents (DRAFT)

Chapter Ten - Culverts & Bridges (DRAFT)

Chapter Eleven - Revegetation Table of Contents (DRAFT)

March Stormwater Class Information
Join us March 28th-30th for Construction Stormwater Management Courses:

tormwater Management and Erosion Control (SMEC)
March 28th at Durango Recreation Center (2700 Main Avenue) 8AM-5PM

SWMP Administrator
March 29th-30th at Durango Public Library (1900 E 3rd Avenue) 8AM-5PM each day

March 2017 SW Training

Stormwater Quality Program

The City of Durango is required to permit, regulate and enforce best management practices to ensure that all rivers and streams are protected from construction site stormwater run-off.

All construction in the City of Durango that will disturb one (1) acre of land or more will require a City of Durango Stormwater Quality Permit.

Development Standards and Construction Specifications

Urban Storm Drainage Master Plan (1982)

City of Durango IDF Curves

Stormwater Permit Forms

Contact Info
Engineering Department

Physical Address
1235 Camino del Rio
Durango, CO 81301

Mailing Address
949 E. 2nd Ave.
Durango, CO 81301-5109

Ph: (970) 375-4810
Fx: (970) 375-4848

Monday - Friday
7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Other Resources

Colorado Stormwater Council

Animas Watershed Poject

San Juan Citizens Alliance

Colorado Foundation for Water Education

Keep it Clean Partnership