Watershed Management: Erosion & Sedimentation Control, Floodplain and Stormwater Management

Watershed Management provides new development plan review and permitting for erosion and sedimentation control (land disturbances), stormwater and floodplain management for individual residential lots, subdivisions and commercial projects. Watershed Management also reviews flood studies for roadways, driveways and other encroachments crossing through floodplains and flood prone soil areas. 

Wake County administers the erosion and sedimentation control ordinances of the following municipalities: Garner, Knightdale, Morrisville, Wendell, Rolesville & Zebulon.

Wake County administers the stormwater ordinances of the following municipalities: Rolesville, Wendell & Zebulon.

All applications shall be submitted through the Permit Portal

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