The purpose of the Stormwater Management Program is to improve and
protect the health and safety of the residents and natural environment
by constructing, maintaining, and monitoring the City's stormwater
infrastructure, addressing stormwater quality and quantity concerns,
meeting/exceeding federal and state stormwater regulations and educating
citizen's on the importance of stormwater management and how it effects
The Residential Stormwater Facility Transfer Program provides Property Owners Associations an opportunity to transfer certain operational and maintenance functions of their retention or detention ponds over to the City of Suffolk.
A TMDL is the calculation of the maximum amount of a pollutant allowed to enter a waterbody so that the waterbody will meet and continue to meet water quality standards for that particular pollutant. A TMDL determines a pollutant reduction target and allocates load reductions necessary to the source(s) of the pollutant.