Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
Department of Environmental Quality
Public Meeting - Evaluation of Existing Design Specifications for Best Management Practices in Areas With Seasonal High Groundwater Table

Meeting Details
Date / Time 12/9/2016  10:00 am
Location Department of Environmental Quality, Piedmont Regional Office, Training Room, 4949-A Cox Road, Glen Allen, VA 23060 
Board Website 
Agenda document pdf Meeting Agenda 12/7/2016   (190k)
Minutes document minutes not taken
Disability Friendly? Yes       Deaf interpreter available upon request? Yes
Purpose of the meeting
In response to 2015 Virginia General Assembly House Joint Resolution Number 587 the Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) is evaluating the existing design specifications for best management practices (BMPs) listed on the Virginia Stormwater BMP Clearinghouse to allow the effective use of these BMPs in areas with a seasonal high groundwater table. This second public meeting will discuss and solicit input from stakeholders on the DEQ draft report due to the 2017 General Assembly. The draft report is now available - see agenda document or go to: and under featured topics click on "Groundwater table used in stormwater management (draft)". Public comment on the draft report will be accepted through December 16, 2016.
Meeting Scope
Public hearing to receive comment on a proposed stage
General business of the board
Discuss particular regulations / chapters

Contact Information
Name / Title: Benjamin Leach 
Address: 629 East Main Street
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, 23218
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