Environmental Planning

Water Resources

Additional Resources

New! Stormwater Templates

These documents are intended for use statewide and are available.

The SWPPP template offers practical guidelines for meeting regulatory requirements when operating construction projects on tribal and non-tribal lands. Both NPDES (2012) and AZPDES (2013) Construction General Permit requirements are included as options when preparing this document. Inapplicable information may be deleted, as necessary.

The Monitoring SAP template accommodates document preparation for projects on non-tribal land that require sampling and analysis in accordance with the AZPDES Construction General Permit (2013).

Construction Stormwater Field Guide, 1st Edition

The Construction Stormwater Field Guide is a quick reference for inspectors and resident engineers in construction on topics related to installation, maintenance, and inspection of common best management practices. Using this guide helps departments of transportation stay in compliance with federal, state, and local regulations for improving stormwater quality, and provides guidance where local publications may currently be lacking.

Maintenance Stormwater Field Guide, 1st Edition

The Maintenance Stormwater Field Guide is guide is a quick reference for maintenance staff on topics related to best management practices in inspections and common operational practices. Good housekeeping and other pollution source control measures are presented. Using this guide helps departments of transportation stay in compliance with federal and state regulations for stormwater quality, as well as achieve a greater level of environmental stewardship.

Encroachment Documents

Encroachment permit applications may be processed with the appropriate ADOT District Permits supervisor. Please see the Encroachment Permits page and the District Overview page for application forms and contact information

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Civil Rights

Pursuant to Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and other nondiscrimination laws and authorities, ADOT does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. Persons that require a reasonable accommodation based on language or disability should contact ADOT’s Civil Rights Office at civilrightsoffice@azdot.gov. Requests should be made as early as possible to ensure the State has an opportunity to address the accommodation.

De acuerdo con el Título VI de la Ley de Derechos Civiles de 1964, la Ley de Estadounidenses con Discapacidades (ADA por sus siglas en inglés) y otras normas y leyes antidiscriminatorias, el Departamento de Transporte de Arizona (ADOT) no discrimina por motivos de raza, color, origen nacional, sexo, edad o discapacidad. Las personas que requieran asistencia (dentro de lo razonable) ya sea por el idioma o discapacidad deben ponerse en contacto con la Oficina de Derechos Civiles de ADOT en civilrightsoffice@azdot.gov. Las solicitudes deben hacerse lo más antes posible para asegurar que el Estado tenga la oportunidad de hacer los arreglos necesarios.