Stormwater Management

Responsibilities

  • Repairs and maintains the village system to assure stormwater drainage
  • Complies with federal and state standards
  • Improves stormwater runoff quality
  • Protects Village receiving water bodies

Facilities

  • 4,300 catch basins / inlets
  • 2,000 manholes
  • 125 miles of mains and culverts
  • 10 retention basins

Stormwater Discharge Permit

The Village of Menomonee Falls has applied and been granted the NR216 WPDES Storm Water Permit (PDF). This permit regulates discharges from Menomonee River watershed municipalities storm sewer systems that may consist of runoff from rain events or snow melt and fluids from spills or illicit connections. The permit requirements are intended to restore and maintain the chemical, physical, and biological integrity of waters of the state through management and treatment of urban stormwater runoff.

Volunteers Needed

There are many opportunities to volunteer for water quality improvement activities and events.

To learn more, contact Jeff at 262-532-4848.