The Mid-Atlantic Chapter of IECA, in partnership with WSSI, hosted an event discussing the 2019 environmental regulatory updates and techniques for Low Impact Development (LID).

Topics included:

  • 2019 VPDES permit updates and local implementation
  • Waters of the United States (WOTUS) rule update
  • Virginia stormwater regulations and best practices

Speakers and Presentations

  • Opening and Welcome (Video 1 of 5)
    By Wetland Studies and Solutions, Inc.:
    Dan Fisk, Manager – Environmental Compliance; MAC-IECA President
  • 2019 VPDES Permit Regulatory Updates (Video 2 of 5)
    By Virginia Department of Environmental Quality:
    Jaime Robb, Manager – Office of Stormwater Management
    Click to view slides
  • Panel Discussion with NOVA VSMP Authorities (Video 3 of 5)
    James Edmonds (Loudoun County), Ryan Sauder (Loudoun County), Steven Pickeral (Loudoun County), Brandy Mueller (Fairfax County), Jerry Stonefield (Fairfax County) and Raj Bidari (Prince William County)
  • Waters of the United States (WOTUS) Regulatory Update (Video 4 of 5)
    By Wetland Studies and Solutions, Inc.:
    Ben Rosner, Manager – Environmental Science
    Click to view slides
  • Virginia SWM Regulations, SWPPPs and the BMP Clearinghouse (Video 5 of 5)
    By Wetland Studies and Solutions, Inc.:
    Margaret McMenamin, Senior Engineer
    Click to view slides

Additional Resources

  1. DEQ Construction General Permit Information
  2. Fairfax County VSMP Guidance
  3. Loudoun VSMP Guidance
  4. Prince William County VSMP Guidance


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