What is my Impervious Cover?

Impervious cover is any type of human-made surface that doesn’t absorb rainfall, including:

  • Driveways, paved and unpaved
  • Parking lots, paved and unpaved
  • Patios
  • Pools
  • Roadways
  • Rooftops
  • Sidewalks
  • Some decks

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1. What is storm water?
2. How is stormwater connected to drainage?
3. What is a Stormwater Compliance Fee?
4. Why is Sugar Land charging a Stormwater Compliance Fee?
5. Are all properties billed?
6. Are there any exemptions from the Stormwater Compliance Fee?
7. What types of projects will the fee benefit?
8. How are Stormwater Compliance Fees calculated?
9. What is my Impervious Cover?
10. Do you charge renters for Stormwater Compliance?
11. What if I believe my Stormwater Compliance Fee charge is incorrect?
12. What if my impervious cover changes?
13. What are unfunded mandates?