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<br />. Exhibit A <br /> <br />Article 11.01 STORMWATER QUALITY <br /> <br />11.01.010 Title. <br /> <br />The ordinance codified in this article shall be known as the "Stormwater Quality <br />Ordinance" of the Town of Truckee, and may be so cited. (Ord. 2008-06) <br /> <br />11.01.020 Purpose and Intent. <br /> <br />A. The purpose of this article is to ensure that the Town of Truckee (Town) is compliant <br />with state and federal laws and fulfills its requirements to: <br /> <br />1. Protect the health, safety, and general welfare of the citizens of the Town; <br /> <br />2. Enhance and protect the quality of waters of the State in the Town by reducing <br />pollutants in stormwater discharges to the maximum extent practicable and controlling non- <br />stormwater discharges to the storm drain system, and; <br /> <br />3. To cause the use of best management practices by the Town and its citizens that <br />will reduce the adverse effects of polluted runoff discharges on Waters of the State, and; <br /> <br />B. <br /> <br />This article seeks to promote these purposes by: <br /> <br />1. Prohibiting illicit discharges to the storm drain system; <br /> <br />2. Establishing authority to adopt requirements for stormwater management, <br />including source control requirements, to reduce pollution to the maximum extent practicable; <br /> <br />3. Establishing authority to adopt requirements for municipal operations to reduce <br />stormwater pollution and erosion to the maximum extent practicable; <br /> <br />4. Establishing authority to adopt requirements for public and private development <br />projects to reduce stormwater pollution and erosion both during construction and after the <br />project is complete, and; <br /> <br />5. Establishing authority that will enable the Town to implement and enforce the <br />Storm Water Management Program (SWMP) adopted by the Town (December 6, 2007) and <br />approved by the State Water Board on March 26, 2008. <br /> <br />11.01.030 Findings. <br /> <br />The Town of Truckee Town Council has determined that the health, safety, and general <br />welfare of the citizens of the Town are adversely affected by the discharge of pollution into <br />storm drain systems and waters of the State. The Town Council further finds that any violation <br />of this article constitutes a public nuisance. <br /> <br />I <br /> <br />I <br /> <br />I <br />