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 Funding source for the IUM update initiative is provided by the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (IEPA) Clean Water Act, Section 604b grant funds

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NOW AVAILABLE!!!

  • IUM Practice Standard 897 Rain Garden is now available HERE; Rain Garden Plant List Table available HERE
  • IUM Construction Specification 797 is now available HERE
  • IUM Practice Standard 997 Wetland Creation, 998 Wetland Enhancement and 999 Wetland Restoration are now available HERE
  • IUM Practice Standard 800, Bioretention Facility is now available HERE
  • Bioretention Facility Drawing 500 is now available HERE

 

IUM Field Manual for Inspection of Erosion and Sediment Control Best Management Practices

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Click HERE to access the electronic version of the Field Manual

 

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Post Development Stormwater Runoff Standards Work Group: PERFORMANCE STANDARDS WORKSHOP Slide Presentation

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UPCOMMING EVENTS

NACD January U&C Webinar

Soil health is a vital component of all lands including in developed and developing areas where it is critical for managing water quality and quantity through capture and infiltration, maintaining open space and supporting productive urban gardens and farms. Soil Health Initiatives on Suburban Lands is the topic of the next NACD Urban and Community Conservation webinar, scheduled for January 15 at 12:00noon Eastern time. Christine Raabe, Ocean County SCD, and Eileen Miller, NRCS, will speak about their soil health initiatives in New Jersey. 

There is no cost to participate, but space is limited. Registration will be accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis. To register, email Debra Bogar at deb-bogar@nacdnet.org WITH your name, title, district or business name, state and email address. Information to access the webinar will be sent by email. 

Held on the third Thursday of each month, these webinars cover topics that include district and other speakers. The webinars are sponsored by The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company in partnership with the NACD Urban and Community Resource Policy Group.

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Illinois Urban Manual Sections …

Section 1

Preface  – PDF

Introduction  – PDF

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Section 2

Non-point Source Pollution Control Processes and Planning Principles  – PDF

Introduction

Best Management Practices

Practice Selection Guide  – PDF

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Section 3

Planning Procedures  – PDF

Introduction

Planning Process

Criteria for BMP Selection

Practices and Systems

Evaluation and Monitoring

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Section 4

Practice Standards

Introduction  – PDF

List of Urban Standards (Alphabetical)  – PDF

List of Urban Standards (Problem Addressed)  – PDF

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Section 5

Construction Specifications

Introduction  – PDF

General Discussion  – PDF

Construction Specifications and Instructions for Use (Alphabetical)  – PDF

Construction Specifications and Instructions for Use (Numerical & Topical)  – PDF

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Section 6

Material Specification

Introduction  – PDF

Material Specifications (Alphabetical)  – PDF

Material Specifications (Numerical & Topical)  – PDF

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Section 7

Standard Drawings

Introduction  – PDF

List of Standard Drawings (Alphabetical)  - PDF

List of Standard Drawings (Numerical)  – PDF

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Section 8

Evaluation

Introduction  – PDF

Urban Conservation Practices Physical Effects (CPPE) – Soil  – PDF

Urban Conservation Practices Physical Effects (CPPE) – Water  – PDF

Urban Conservation Practices Physical Effects (CPPE) – Air  – PDF

Urban Conservation Practices Physical Effects (CPPE) – Plants  – PDF

Urban Conservation Practices Physical Effects (CPPE) – Animals  – PDF

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Section 9

References  – PDF

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Section 10

Glossary  – PDF

 

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APPENDICES

 

Appendix A

National Pollution Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) – Permits for Construction Site Stormwater Discharge

Introduction

General

Illinois General Permit for Construction Site Stormwater Discharge

Phase II Stormwater Program

How to Obtain Coverage Under the Permit

Termination of Coverage Under the Permit

 

Illinois Environmental Protection Agency – Stormwater FORMS

NPDES Permit No. ILR10

 IEPA Notice of Intent (NOI)

 IEPA Incidence of Non-compliance (ION) – Front Page

IEPA Notice of Termination (NOT)

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Appendix B

Soil Quality – Urban Technical Notes

 Introduction

Urban Technical Note No. 1 - Erosion and Sedimentation on Construction Sites

Urban Technical Note No. 2 – Urban Soil Compaction

Urban Technical Note No. 3 – Heavy Metal Soil Contamination

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Appendix C

Methods for Establishing Receiving Water Quality Impacts of Urban and Suburban Development

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Appendix D

NPDES Phase II Stormwater Permit Program for Small Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems (MS4s)

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Appendix E

Sample Natural Resource Protection Ordinances

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Appendix F

USDA Programs – Applicable to Urban or Urbanizing Areas

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Appendix G

Grant Information Summary for Conservation Projects

 

Download the Illinois Urban Manual (without sections 4, 5, 6 & 7) HERE

Download Illinois Urban Manual (sections 4, 5, 6 & 7) HERE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 *Users of this manual must conform to any applicable National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permit requirements and any relevant local, state, or federal regulatory requirements, whichever are more stringent.*