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Adoption Process for the City of Charlotte Post-Construction Control Ordinance

Information on the Adoption Process

2005 Stakeholder Process & Draft Ordinance

Throughout 2004 and 2005 a community stakeholders' group made up of local residents and interest groups that would be affected by the regulations drafted a Post-Construction Controls Ordinance. Download the Executive Summary of the Final Report of the Stakeholder Process. Download the full stakeholders' Recommended Ordinance.

​View Session Law 2006-246, Senate Bill 1566.

Cost Analysis

A cost analysis was commissioned at the request of City Council to estimate costs associated with the stakeholder recommended Post-Construction Controls Ordinance. The executive summary outlines the conclusions of the cost analysis. The August 2007 revisions were commissioned to include more information and additional site examples.

Cost Analysis
Executive Summary
Revised Cost Analysis – August 2007
Revised Executive Summary – August 2007

2007 Re-Convened Stakeholder Meetings

  • September 18, 2007-- The stakeholders re-convened at the request of City Council.
  • October 4, 2007-- The stakeholders discussed cost analyses.
  • October 17, 2007-- The stakeholders agreed to a revised draft ordinance.
  • October 23, 2007-- City Council's Environment Committee met to review the revised draft ordinance. The committee approved to recommend the draft ordinance to full City Council.