New York Bill Introduced to Allow Agencies to Charge Fees for Stormwater Runoff

Adriana Caldarelli

A9445: Authorizes local water and sewerage authorities to charge fees for surface runoff. This bill also requires that 50% of collected revenue to be used for the planning, construction, or maintenance of climate resiliency, stormwater management, or green infrastructure projects.

For more information and the current status of this bill, please visit: https://www.nysenate.gov/legislation/bills/2021/A9445