Job Site Inspections

SWPPP Inspections

The Construction General Permit requires all construction activity to be monitored per Risk Level. Greater Bay Area Environmental will perform construction site inspections of BMPs once per week, In the event of a Qualifying Rain Event, Greater Bay Area Environmental will perform construction site inspections 48 hours prior to, during, and not later than 48 hours after the event. Greater Bay Area Environmental will also inspect the site quarterly for authorized and unauthorized discharges. Samples may also be required, depending on the Risk Level of the job; per the Construction General Permit.

Greater Bay Area Environmental will communicate the status of our findings to the responsible staff member(s) to ensure that the Stormwater Pollution Prevention Program is understood and in compliance per the Construction General Permit.

Weather Monitoring:

Greater Bay Area Environmental will provide weather forecast monitoring and rain event information at the time of the SWPPP inspections.

Per Construction General Permit regulations, a weather gauge is required on site.