Public Comment Period: Stormwater Management Rules


The Environmental Management Commission seeks public comments on proposed amendments to state stormwater management rules. The public comment period ends at 5 p.m. on Apr 18, 2016. This package of rules has been proposed by the Environmental Management Commission to meet the requirements of G.S. 150B-21.3A “Periodic Review and Expiration of Existing Rules” and Session Law 2013-82 “Fast-Track Permitting for Stormwater Management Systems.” 

Comments may be submitted to: Annette Lucas, NCDEQ-Stormwater Permitting, 1612 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-1612; phone (919) 807-6381; fax (919) 807-6494; email:

Full Public Notice and Proposed Rules

Regulatory Impact Analysis

Public hearings on the proposed amendments are scheduled as follows:

  • March 7 – New Bern-Craven County Public Library, 400 Johnston St., New Bern
  • March 21 – Charles Mack Citizens Center, 215 N. Main St., Mooresville
  • March 23 – Ground Floor Hearing Room, Archdale Building, 512 N. Salisbury St., Raleigh

All of the hearings start at 6 p.m.  Registration for speakers begins at 5:30 p.m.