How can customers apply for an Impervious Area adjustment?

If a property owner has reason to believe that their property’s impervious area has been incorrectly identified, they should take the following steps: 

1. Visit the City’s website and print out the Impervious Area Review and Appeal form

2. Supply the requested information on the form

3. Mail the form to:   Attn: Stormwater Appeal 
                                    Office of the City Manager 
                                    27600 Jefferson Avenue 
                                    St. Clair Shores, Michigan 48081

Email the form to: Stormwaterutility@scsmi.net

 Or drop the form off: City Manager’s Office 
                                    City Hall 
                                    27600 Jefferson Avenue 
                                    St. Clair Shores, MI 48081

 

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1. What is a stormwater utility fee?
2. Why is stormwater run-off a problem?
3. Why should I have to pay for rain falling on my property
4. Why did the City stop charging a stormwater fee and but now is charging a new fee?
5. Why is this fee higher than the fee that was previously charged?
6. What is my stormwater fee based upon?
7. What is considered Impervious or Pervious?
8. How were the impervious surfaces measured on my property?
9. Are roads and public rights-of-way charged the stormwater utility fee?
10. What does the stormwater program do?
11. How accurate are the impervious are analysis images that can be found online?
12. How can customers apply for an Impervious Area adjustment?
13. What credits are available to residential property owners?
14. What if I was overcharged or I successfully appealed the measured impervious area?