Sec. 16.2-36. Plan required.
(a) Except as provided for in Section 16.2-5(b) of this chapter, no land-disturbing, building, or other permit shall be issued for land development unless a stormwater management plan has been submitted to and approved by the administrator or his designee.
(b) The applicant shall demonstrate that the project meets the criteria set forth in this chapter including the technical criteria in Article II of this chapter which shall apply to the entire land-disturbing activity. Individual lots in new residential, commercial, or industrial developments shall not be considered separate land-disturbing activities.
(c) A stormwater management plan shall consider all sources of surface runoff and all sources of subsurface and groundwater flows converted to surface runoff.
(d)Failure of the applicant to demonstrate that the project meets the criteria set forth in this chapter shall be reason to deny the applicant's underlying application for approval.
(e) Planning, design, and approach to storm water management in the City of Lynchburg shall be in substantial conformance with this chapter. (Ord. No. O-01-079, 4-24-01, eff. 5-1-01; Ord. No. O-14-070, 6-10-14)