The public can review this report online until November 30, 2018 and submit comment in writing, along with your name and address to: Development Services ATTN: Stormwater Program, 3200 Civic Center Cir NE Suite 130, Rio Rancho NM 87144. The draft report is also available for review at Rio Rancho City Hall (3200 Civic Center Cir NE, Suite 130, Rio Rancho NM 87144).
In an effort to limit pollution in our nation's streams, rivers and lakes, congress directed the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to enact Section 402 of the Clean Water Act. Section 402 established the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) to regulate stormwater discharges from three potential sources:
Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System