Ordinances & Programs


The Erosion and Sediment Control Program was established in the 1990s as mandated by the (DCR). Before a land disturbing activity over 5,000 square feet occurs in the City of Danville, permits must be obtained. This insures that the activity complies with all laws and prevents any soil and sediment from washing into our public waters. When contact is made with the City of Danville, the city will help determine if the owners need to obtain additional state permits from DCR.

Stormwater Management Programchoi game cau ca: Land disturbances of one acre or greater, or part of a "common plan" as defined by the Department of Conservation and Recreation (. A copy of the (Chapter 9, Article V) was established in the 2000s as mandated by the Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation (.

(Chapter 9, Article V, Division 7) prohibits non-stormwater discharges to the storm drain system.

The (Chapter 13) provides for the effective control of soil erosion, sediment deposition, and nonagricultural runoff to prevent the unreasonable degradation of properties, stream channels, waters, and other natural resources.