Construction & Post-Construction Site Runoff Control

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It is the policy of the University of Southern Indiana to comply with the Vanderburgh County construction runoff ordinance for all construction projects on University property which disturb more than one acre of surface area.

  1. Construction Site Runoff Control

    The University of Southern Indiana requires that an erosion and sediment control plan be created for each construction project which will disturb more than one acre of surface area. The plan shall be submitted to the Vanderburgh County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) for review and approval prior to the start of any work which may cause soil erosion.

  2. Post-Construction Site Runoff Control

    The University of Southern Indiana requires that permanent erosion and sediment control best management practices (BMPs) to be included in the design of all construction projects which will disturb more than one acre of surface area. The design shall be submitted to the Vanderburgh County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) for review and approval.