What are the Keys to Implementing a Successful Stormwater Utility?
A well-thought out and thorough stormwater utility program can reap many benefits for a community. In the case of the City of Lynchburg, their first year of stormwater utility fee collections exceed expectations – by $400,000 with a collection rate over 95%. The success of their program can be a model for other localities considering a utility fee – early community involvement, understandable fee structure, and clear billing procedures. Read more about their accomplishments here: