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Upcoming Stormwater Master Plan Lunch & Learn!

On Tuesday, February 7th, City Staff will be hosting a Lunch & Learn with Wright Water Engineers to discuss updates to the City Stormwater Master Plan. Join us from 11:30AM-1:30PM for exercises and training, followed by a question session in the Library Program Room #2 (1900 East Third Avenue). 

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. RSVP by January 31.

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)

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