South Portland is providing information on effective stormwater solutions for small sites (less than one acre). This information is intended to help those are facing permit requirements under South Portland ordinance, as well as those who simply want to protect and improve the environment.
Recommended for Everyone
Recommended for All Development Projects
These low-impact development (LID) concepts are excellent ways to protect water quality. They often to reduce project costs as well.
Reduce Impervious Surface
Soil Quality Restoration
Conserve or Add Natural Vegetation
Recommended for Drainage Plan Permit Seekers
Recommended for Basic and Post-Construction Stormwater Management Plan Permit Seekers
Disclaimer: This summary is for orientation purposes only, and is not a substitute for the South Portland Ordinance. When considering activities that relate to zoning, review the Ordinance language directly and contact the City with any questions.