Inspection & Maintenance Certification

Inspection & Maintenance Certification for Stormwater Control Measures in Ohio

As development occurs, communities across Ohio require stormwater control measures (SCMs) to be installed to remove pollutants from stormwater runoff and mitigate flooding. These facilities are often installed and forgotten.  Due to the lack of maintenance, SCMs will not provide their intended benefits, potentially flood urban areas, contribute to stream bank erosion and loss of real…

Construction Site Activity

Site Activity

In an effort to reduce the negative impacts of construction activity on water quality, Summit SWCD offers technical assistance to communities and landowners in Summit County to better manage the natural resources in a rapidly developing county.  A Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP) is a site-specific document designed to help prevent stormwater pollution during construction activities. Best management practices (BMPs) are included as part of…