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Surface Water Management Plan

ATTENTION: Notice of Adopted Updated Local Surface Water Management Plan Effective June 25, 2018

Notice is hereby given the Bloomington City Council adopted an updated Local Surface Water Management Plan on Monday , June 25, 2018.  The Local Surface Water Management Plan has been developed to meet local watershed management planning requirements of the Metropolitan Surface Water Management Act (Chapter 103B) and Board of Water and Soil Resources Rules 8410. It has also been developed to be in conformance with the requirements of local Watershed Management Organizations and Districts, Metropolitan Council requirements, Hennepin County goals, and applicable State and Federal laws.  The updated Plan includes updates to the city’s land and water resource inventory, goals and policies, problems and corrective actions, implementation program, financial considerations, and amendment procedures. 

This document and its referenced literature are intended to provide a comprehensive inventory of pertinent water resource related information that affects the City and management of those resources.  The document that follows is the current Local Surface Water Management Plan used to determine city stormwater requirements for permit applications and development reviews submitted after June 25, 2018. 

PDF iconTable of Contents

PDF iconSection 1 - Executive Summary

PDF iconSection 2 - Introduction and Purpose

PDF iconSection 3 - Land and Water Resource Inventory

PDF iconSection 4 - Establishment of Goals & Policies

PDF iconSection 5 - Assessment of Problems & Corrective Actions

PDF iconSection 6 - Implementation Program

PDF iconSection 7 - Financial Considerations

PDF iconSection 8 - Amendment Procedures

PDF iconSection 9 Appendices

For permits and development projects initiated prior to June 25, 2018, please reference the former Surface Water Management Plan, as seen below.

  • PDF iconSection 1  - Executive Summary
  • PDF iconSection 2  - Introduction and Purpose
  • PDF iconSection 3 - Land and Water Resource Inventory
  • PDF iconSection 4 - Establishment of Goals and Policies
  • PDF iconSection 5  - Assessment of Problems and Corrective Actions
  • PDF iconSection 6  - Implementation Priorities / Implementation Program
  • PDF iconSection 7  - Financial Considerations
  • PDF iconSection 8  - Amendment Procedures
  • PDF iconSection 9  - References/Supplemental Documents