Erosion and Sediment Control Handbook
|EPA Number: ||440378003|
|Date of Publication:||January, 1978|
|Audience||concerned citizens, industry|
The purpose of the ordinance is to control erosion and production of sediment, and related environmental damage by establishing minimum standards and providing regulations for the construction and maintenance of landfills, excavations, cut and clearing of vegetation, revegetation of cleared areas, drainage control, as well as for the protection of exposed soil surfaces in order to promote the safety, public health, convenience, and general welfare of the community.