How will stormwater utility fees be used?
The stormwater management fees pay for
  • Operation and maintenance costs of the stormwater management benefits and services and may include but are not limited to the provision of adequate systems of collection, conveyance, detention, treatment, and release of stormwater

  • Reduction of hazard to property and life resulting from stormwater runoff and flooding

  • Improvement in general health and welfare through reduction of undesirable stormwater conditions and flooding

  • Improvement to the water quality in the stormwater and surface water system and its receiving waters

A list of capital improvement projects currently planned over the next 10 years that would be funded through the stormwater utility are available.

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1. What are stormwater utility fees?
2. What is stormwater?
3. What is an impervious surface?
4. Who pays the fees?
5. How are stormwater utility fees charged?
6. How much are stormwater management fees?
7. How do I know how many equivalent residential units (ERUs) I’ll be billed?
8. How was the equivalent residential unit (ERU) rate determined for Johnston?
9. How will stormwater utility fees be used?