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Storm Water Ordinances

The Fairbanks North Star Borough, City of Fairbanks, and City of North Pole have worked collaboratively to develop uniform storm water regulations for the Fairbanks area.  Between 2008 and 2009, each entity adopted near identical ordinances to provide residents, businesses, and other users of the storm drain system consistent regulations across the Fairbanks area (regardless of jurisdictional boundaries).  Below is the list of these adopted ordinances.

Fairbanks North Star Borough Code of Ordinances
Fairbanks North Star Borough Code, Title 13 – Storm Water Discharge
       Chapter 13.12 – Illicit Discharge Detection & Elimination
       Chapter 13.16– Construction Site Storm Water Runoff
       Chapter 13.20 – Post-construction Storm Water Management

City of Fairbanks Code of Ordinances
Fairbanks General Code, Part II, Chapter 82 [Utilities], Article II – Wastewater Treatment Regulations
       Division 10 – Construction Site Storm Water Runoff
       Division 11 – Illicit Discharge Detection & Elimination
       Division 12 – Post-construction Storm Water Management
       Ordinance No. 6038


City of North Pole Code of Ordinances
North Pole Municipal Code, Title 12 – Streets, Sidewalks, & Other Public Places
       Chapter 12.24 – Illicit Discharge Detection & Elimination
North Pole Municipal Code, Title 15 – Buildings & Construction
       Chapter 15.66 – Construction Site Storm Water Runoff
       Chapter 15.74 – Post-construction Storm Water Management