The Commissioner may modify this permit or issue other permits, in accordance with Minn. R. 7001, to include more stringent effluent limitations, or permit requirements that modify, or are in addition to, the Minimum Control Measures in Part V.C of this permit, or both. These modifications may be based on the Commissioner’s determination that such limitations are needed to protect water quality.
The management of the municipal separate storm sewer system shall be in compliance with the Clean Water Act and with the terms and conditions of this permit. The Permittee shall manage, operate, and maintain the storm sewer system and areas drained by the storm sewer system within the Permittee’s jurisdiction in a manner to reduce the discharge of pollutants to the Maximum Extent Practicable (MEP). The management may consist of a combination of BMPs, education, other control techniques, system design and engineering methods, and such other provisions as the Permittee and/or Commissioner determine to be appropriate.