Construction Site Runoff Controls
The Town of Fuquay-Varina administers the sedimentation and erosion control program within the Town's jurisdiction in accordance with the North Carolina Sedimentation Pollution Control Act of 1973. Erosion and sedimentation control permits are required for construction sites that disturb an area of 1 acre or greater. Construction plans are reviewed to ensure new development complies with requirements of the Land Development Ordinance - §9-1407 SOIL EROSION & SEDIMENTATION CONTROL.
Sediment and Erosion Control Documents for New Development
See the Document Downloads page for required submittal documents.
Erosion Control Devices
Erosion control devices must be installed to prevent offsite sedimentation for any land-disturbing activity regardless of the size of the land disturbance. All soil erosion and sedimentation control plans and measures must conform to the minimum applicable standards specified in the most current North Carolina Erosion and Sediment Control Planning and Design Manual and the most current Town’s Standard Specifications & Construction Details - Section 050.02 SOIL EROSION AND SEDIMENTATION CONTROL.