The Clean Water Act defines the City of Frankfort as a Phase II community. Therefore, the City is required to implement programs and practices to control polluted stormwater runoff from entering our waterways.
Minimum Controls & Pollutants
The City of Frankfort has a permit from the Kentucky Division of Water which requires six minimum controls for stormwater:
Construction site stormwater runoff control
Good housekeeping for municipal operations
Illicit discharge detection and elimination
Post-construction stormwater management, and pollution prevention
Public education and outreach.
Public involvement and participation
We want to protect the surrounding waterways we use for drinking and recreation. These six measures help keep pollutants out of our water, such as:
If you have any problems or questions, please call 502-875-8500
If you are reporting a illicit discharge into our stormwater system or waterways, please call 502-875-8500.