The Stormwater Advisory Committee is responsible for researching financial mechanisms to fund the small Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems (MS4) permit. This is a federal permit mandated by the Clean Water Act. The Environmental Protection Agency administers the Clean Water Act. The MS4 permit is a type of permit under the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) program.
The MS4 permits authorizes the storm systems of municipalities for certain discharges. For further information please follow the link above.