Erosion & Sediment Control


Management of all local programs must be performed in accordance with specific guidelines established by the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ). This includes:
  • Interviewing the applicant
  • Determining if the applicant needs a formal site plan
  • Establishing and collecting bond and permit fees
  • Entering the project information into the permit tracking system
  • Developing an inspection schedule
  • Determining whether or not the applicant needs appropriate federal and state permits
  • Returning the bond upon successful completion of the project
  • Maintaining a functional archive of past project files