EPA Announces Stormwater Enforcement Settlement with Toll Brothers

USEPA announced that it has settled a stormwater enforcement case against Toll Brothers, one of the largest home building companies in the United States. This case is one of a series of stormwater enforcement cases targeting residential developers and big-box retailers for violations of construction stormwater regulations. While this enforcement priority has been in place for a […]

Post Construction Stormwater Rules Still on Hold by EPA

E&E News recently reported that the EPA – for the fifth time running – missed its own deadline for issuing proposed regulations relating to stormwater discharge from post-construction activities. The EPA and the Chesapeake Bay Foundation, the plaintiff in the original litigation regarding construction stormwater discharge, are negotiating yet another new deadline. Part of the issue appears to be a challenge to […]