DDOT shall follow relevant stormwater management guidelines in order to
prevent and reduce the impact of urban development on rivers, streams,
lakes, coastal waters, and ground water.
DDOT is one of several District agencies responsible for managing
stormwater runoff in the city. (D.C. Code Sec. 8-152.01).
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management practices that mimic site hydrology under natural conditions,
by using design techniques in construction and development that store,
infiltrate, evaporate, detain, or reuse and recycle runoff. (D.C. Code
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