Basics

MS4 Towns & Institutions

The 2016 MS4 general permit applies to all municipalities that are located partially or totally within an "Urbanized Area" and with a minimum of 1,000 people in that urbanized area. Urbanized areas are determined based on the 2010 U.S. Census. This includes 113 municipalities who were subject to the previous permit plus 8 new municipalities for a total of 121 towns. It also includes all state and federal institutions that operate a separate storm sewer system.


2016 CT MS4 Communities

TIP: Click on the stack/layers icon in the toolbar to turn on additional layers - including impaired waters and urbanized areas. You can also add your own data, bookmark map views, view the legend, measure distance, or print maps. Click here to view the full screen version.

 


2016 CT MS4 Institutions

The 2016 MS4 General Permit also applies to state and federal facilities that

  1. operate a stormwater system,
  2. consist of more than one building, and
  3. have an average daily population of 1,000 people or more.

This does not include the Department of Transportation which will be subject to its own permit.