Important Announcements

In light of growing concerns regarding COVID-19, please be advised that all City of Durham facilities will be closed to the public starting Monday morning (3/23/20) until further notice. This closure is to minimize person-to-person interactions for the safety of the public and our employees.  The DSC (Development Services Center) will operate by appointment only. If you need to discuss a matter related to Stormwater development with one of our Engineers, please send them an email or call them directly.  


Use of the SNAP (Stormwater Nitrogen and Phosphorus) Tool

Beginning April 15, 2019, the use of the SNAP (Stormwater Nitrogen and Phosphorus) v4.1 tool for regulatory compliance with stormwater requirements of the Falls and Jordan nutrient strategies for all development projects subject to nutrient export calculation requirements is required.  SNAP v4.1 is mandatory for the Falls and Jordan Basins only.  Projects in the Lower Neuse Basin shall continue to utilize the Jordan/Falls Lake Stormwater Nutrient Load Accounting Tool version 2.0 until the Neuse Nutrient Strategy is readopted by the State.  For additional information please read the latest Letter to Industry concerning this.