Activities from construction, new development, and significant redevelopment have the potential to contaminate storm water when they are conducted without adequate controls, thereby impacting the water quality in area streams.
Get information on Storm water quality requirements during construction.
Requirements for permanent storm water quality controls for new development, and significant redevelopment
Storm water quality management requirements for industrial and commercial facilities.
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Learn How to Protect Our Waterways at the Texas Home & Garden Shows AND Houston Home Show
Come and visit the Harris County Watershed Protection Group’s Outreach Team at one of the Texas Home
& Garden Shows or Houston Home Show to learn more about protecting our waterways! Take home some great
tips, suggestions and easy reading material that virtually any resident can put into practice. You can
find us on the following dates and locations:
Texas Home & Garden Show, September 8-9, 2012 – Reliant Center
Texas Home & Garden Show, February 8-10, 2013 - Reliant Center
Houston Home Show, March 22-24, 2013 - George R Brown Convention Center Booth 108
See you there!
Rain Gardens "A Hands-On Workshop - Managing Stormwater Where It Falls"
Stormwater Quality Product Database
The storm water quality products database provides a place for vendors of storm water quality products to present information about their product to potential users in the Houston and Harris County area.
The City and County have developed several guidance documents to assist participants in Construction, New Development and Significant Redevelopment storm water projects. The following documents are available on this website, see Professional Downloads.