Woburn developed a Stormwater Management Program (SWMP) with the goals of reducing the discharge of pollutants from the MS4 to the maximum extent practicable by developing and implementing best management practices (BMPs) for the following six minimum control measures:
Visit the Citizens Stormwater Information page to see what you can do.
General Stormwater Permit
The Department of Public Works operates the City's stormwater drainage system under a Phase II General Stormwater Permit issued by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency as part of its National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Stormwater Permitting program. The City's permit number is MAR041073.
The Phase II NPDES Stormwater Permit is part of a federally mandated program to address water pollution from stormwater under the Clean Water Act. The Phase II Stormwater Management Program page provides more information on this program and the City's permit.
For further information or if you have concerns about stormwater quality, contact:
Jay Duran, Superintendent of Public Works, (781) 897-5980.