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 What guidance is available to manage stormwater runoff from construction sites?

 
Technical resources for erosion prevention and sediment control (EPSC) of storwmater runoff at construction sites and the implementation of Best Management Practices (BMPs) is available to engineers, contractors or developers to manage stormwater runoff.
  
Kentucky Erosion Prevention and Sediment Control Field Guide. Part 1

​The Field Guide is a condensed version of the Technical Specifications Manual to facilitate use on construction sites.

Kentucky Erosion Prevention and Sediment Control Field Guide. Part 2

​​The Field Guide is a condensed version of the Technical Specifications Manual to facilitate use on construction sites.

Kentucky Erosion Prevention and Sediment Control Field Guide. Part 3

​​The Field Guide is a condensed version of the Technical Specifications Manual to facilitate use on construction sites.

Kentucky Erosion Prevention and Sediment Control (KEPSC) Training.

​The KEPSC Program is a training program for understanding, implementing and inspecting erosion prevention and sediment control BMPs at construction sites. The KEPSC website includes a list of Qualified Inspectors through their course.

​Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) Contractors.
  
KYTC Specifications for Road and Bridge Construction (2008).

​Division 200 – Earthwork, includes sections (212) on Erosion Control and (213) Water Pollution Control that address erosion prevention and sediment control objectives and requirements specific to KYTC.

KYTC Highway Design Manual.

​KYTC guidance on highway design and procedures.

Design Memorandums.

​KYTC issues Design Memorandums to announce policy decisions. Examples of Design Memorandums that contain stormwater considerations for KYTC projects include:

 

BMP Plan Template.

​Best Management Practices (BMP) Plan Template for Highway Construction Activities.

Kentucky BMP Technical Manual