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Stormwater Engineering Division

The notes located below that are required for various plans that are submitted for review with the Stormwater Engineering Division. Not all the notes are required for every submittal. Please refer to the City of Knoxville Land Development Manual, Best Management Practices Manual and Stormwater and Street Ordinance for further guidance concerning the these notes.


No slopes shall exceed 2:1.

Landscaping will compy with all aspects of the Knoxville Tree Protection Ordinance.

Vertical Datum (Use the reference that applies)

  • Vertical Datum is based on NGVD29.
  • Vertical Datum is based on NAVD88.
  • Vertical Datum is Assumed.
Erosion and Sediment Control Notes (Use each that applies)
  • For additional requirements, see BMP ES-01 Stabilized Construction Entrance.
  • For additional requirements, see BMP ES-13 Check Dam.
  • For additional requirements, see BMP ES-14 Silt Fence.
  • For additional requirements, see BMP ES-15 Straw Bale Barrier.
  • For additional requirements, see BMP ES-24-1 Temporary Inlet Protection.
  • For additional requirements, see BMP ES-25 Outlet Protection.


Site Development Review Checklist [PDF]

Land Development Manual

City of Knoxville Stormwater and Street Ordinance [PDF]

Knoxville-Knox County Metropolitan Planning Commission (MPC)

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