Sec. 16.1-3. Terms Beginning with "A" through "C."

 

Sec. 16.1-3. Terms beginning with "A" through "C."
 
As used in this chapter, the following words and phrases shall have the meanings respectively ascribed to them:
 
(a) Agreement in lieu of a plan: means a contract between the plan approving authority and the owner which specifies conservation measures which must be implemented in the construction of a single-family residence; this contract may be executed by the plan-approving authority in lieu of a formal site plan.
 
(b) Applicant: Any person submitting an erosion and sediment control plan for approval or requesting the issuance of a permit, when required, authorizing land disturbing activities to commence.
 
(c) Board: The Virginia Soil and Water Conservation Board, created under Sec. 10.1-502, Code of Virginia.
 
(d) Certified inspector: means an employee or agent of a program authority who (i) holds a certificate of competence from the board in the area of project inspection or (ii) is enrolled in the board’s training program for project inspection and successfully completes such program within one year after enrollment.
 
(e) Certified plan reviewer: means an employee or agent of a program authority who (i) holds a certificate of competence from the board in the area of plan review, (ii) is enrolled in the board’s training program for plan review and successfully completes such program within one year after enrollment, or (iii) is licensed as a professional engineer, architect, certified landscape architect or landscape surveyor pursuant to Article 1 (§ 54.1-400 et. seq.) of Chapter 4 of Title 54.1 of the Code of Virginia.
 
(f) Certified program administrator: means an employee or agent of a program authority who (i) holds a certificate of competence from the board in the area of program administration or (ii) is enrolled in the board’s training program for program administration and successfully completes such program within one year after enrollment.
 
(g) Channel: A natural stream or manmade waterway.
 
(h) City: The City of Lynchburg.
 
(i) Clearing: Any activity which removes the vegetative ground cover including, but not limited to, root mat removal and/or topsoil removal.
 
(j) Conservation plan, erosion and sediment control plan, or plan: A document containing material for the conservation of soil and water resources of a unit or group of units of land. It may include appropriate maps, an appropriate soil and water control plan inventory, and management information with needed interpretations, and a record of decisions contributing to conservation treatment. The plan shall contain all major conservation decisions to assure that the entire unit or units of land will be so treated to achieve the conservation objectives. It shall also address the stormwater management criteria as specified by this chapter. (Ord. No. O-93-039, 2-9-93; Ord. No. O-01-080, 4-24-01, eff. 5-1-01; Ord. No. O-09-121, 10-13-09)
 
Last updated date: 10/15/2009 8:24:07 AM