Erosion and Sedimentation Control

For grading over 3,500 feet, the city requires:

  • Grading Permit Application, fee and surety
  • Erosion & Siltation Control Plan application
  • Concrete Washout, Chemicals, Litter & Sanitary Waste Control application
  • if applicable, the ADEM NPDES Construction permit number should be supplied

Standard details for Erosion & Sedimentation Control for residential construction may be used for:

  • your ESCC plan but it is your obligation to ensure adequate controls are used and maintained, or
  • you may also hire a certified professional to prepare an individual ESCC plan

A bond to cover Erosion and Sediment Control is required for all sites.

  • bonds should be automatically renewable
  • bonds should be issued from a company payable at a local company
  • performance bonds should be based on total disturbed area
  • the name of the property owner being bonded should be included
  • no other bond forms will be accepted

Grading Permit:


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