Philadelphia Water Department

Additional Resources

INCENTIVES

Street Right-of-Way (ROW) Incentive: Submission & Review Process
Green Roof Density Bonus
Green Roof Tax Credit

WATER SERVICE

Cross Connection Control Manual
Cross Connection Policy Manual
PWD Application for Private Water Main Operation
PWD Approved Backflow Prevention Devices – October 2006
PWD Approved Backflow Prevention Technicians
PWD Approved Backflow Prevention Technicians for Fire Sprinkler Systems
Water Main Standard Details and Corrosion Control Specifications (1985)

SEWAGE FACILITIES

Act 537: PA DEP Sewage Facilities Planning Module
PWD Application for Private Sanitary Facilities O&M and Oversight Agreement
PWD Application for Private Sewer O&M and Oversight Agreement
Sewer Connection and Repair Manual
Standard Details and Standard Specifications for Sewers

PRIVATE COST

Private Cost Manual
PWD Water & Sewer Design Manual
Sample Developers Agreement – Sewer and Water Improvements

GREEN STORMWATER INFRASTRUCTURE PLANNING AND DESIGN

GSI Planning & Design
Green Streets Design Manual
Green Inlet Sample Plan Sheet
Green Inlet Sample Plan Sheet with Street Crossing
Green Inlet Details Sheets 1-9
Green Inlet Details Sheets 10-18

STORMWATER BILLING AND INCENTIVES

Stormwater Retrofit Manual
Retrofit Operation and Maintenance Manual
Credits and Appeals Manual

WATER METER INSTALLATION STANDARDS

PWD Water Meter Installation Standards

MISCELLANEOUS REFERENCE MATERIALS

FORM 79-770 – Backflow Prevention Assembly Test and Maintenance Record
FORM CP-100 – Backflow Prevention Assembly Installation Permit Application
FORM CU-100 – Facility Update on Backflow Prevention
PA DEP Guide to Permits for Land Development
PWD Water Transport Records Unit - Drainage Plan Review Example Plot Plan
PWD Water Transport Records Unit - Drainage Plan Review Procedure
The City of Philadelphia Plumbing Code
A Guide to Stormwater Management on School Campuses
Transforming Philadelphia's Schoolyards
Rain Check