Prior to the adoption of Ord. 19442 on 03/05/2007, Section 12A-91 read as follows.

    (a)    The city council approves the Stormwater Management and Water Quality Manual prepared by the public works department dated January, 2007.  The director is authorized to revise the Water Quality Manual periodically as advances in stormwater control practices evolve. All such revisions must be consistent with the provisions of this article.

    (b)    The director is authorized to allow alternate and equivalent best management practices when using the level of service method outlined in the Water Quality Manual.  The director shall consider alternate designs of best management practices when it is fully demonstrated that the alternate designs are equal to or better than designs contained in the Water Quality Manual.

    (c)    Any person who constructs, reconstructs, alters or repairs a stormwater management facility for which a permit is required shall conduct such work in accordance with the Water Quality Manual.

(Ord. No. 13019, § 1, 7-1-91)