National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Phase II Stormwater Permit

The Town of Holly Springs National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Phase II Stormwater Permit was issued November 7, 2005 by the North Carolina Division of Water Quality. The Town’s stormwater programs are designed to meet the Town’s permit requirements and the six minimum measures outlined in the federally mandated NPDES Phase II Stormwater Program.

Six Minimum Measures Required by NPDES Phase II Stormwater Permit

1. Public Education and Outreach

2. Public Participation & Involvement  
3. Illicit Discharge Detection & Elimination

Information on how to report a spill or illegal dumping. 

4. Construction Site Runoff Control Information on the Town’s Erosion & Sedimentation Control Program. 

5. Post-Construction Runoff Control

Post-Construction Stormwater page

6. Pollution Prevention & Good Housekeeping

Pollution prevention and good housekeeping is accomplished through public education and outreach, as well as public participation and involvement (the first two minimum measures).