Estimated PWD PCSM Requirements
A Public Health & Safety Rate applies to this area. The rate will be determined during the Conceptual Review.
Redevelopment projects that reduce impervious areas by at least 20% will be exempt from Flood Control and Channel Protection.
Redevelopment projects with an LOD < 1 acre are exempt from Channel Protection.
Redevelopment projects located in the Delaware or Schuylkill Watersheds are exempt from Channel Protection. Direct Discharge projects that do not use PWD infrastructure are exempt from Flood Control.
Redevelopment projects located in District C-1 that discharge directly to the Tookany/Tacony - Frankford without the use of PWD infrastructure are exempt from Flood Control for storm events greater than the five-year storm.
Projects located in the Darby and Cobbs Creek Watersheds that propose an LOD > 5,000 SF are subject to the Stormwater Regulations.
For projects within the Wissahickon Watershed, the Philadelphia City Planning Commission may impose additional stormwater management requirements.
Projects with an LOD < 15,000 SF are exempt from PCSM Requirements of the PWD Regulations. However, projects that disturb more than 5,000 SF must still submit an Erosion and Sediment Control Plan to PWD through the ERSA Application.
A Public Health and Safety Rate applies to this area. The rate will be determined during the Conceptual Review.