Rogue Valley Stormwater Design Manual
Rogue Valley Stormwater Design Manual (RVSWDM)
The RVSWDM applies to the cities of Central Point, Medford, Phoenix, Talent and urbanized unincorporated Jackson County. Projects that will develop or redevelop more than 2,500 square feet of impervious surfaces (buildings, roads, parking lots, etc.) on a site must manage stormwater runoff in compliance with the Rogue Valley Stormwater Quality Design Manual (RVSWDM) found below.
HOW TO SUBMIT PLANS TO:
- Do not submit plans for review via CD.
- Draft plans for review by RVSS will be accepted by email or uploaded to our ftp site. Click here to upload files. If you load plans to the ftp site, you must email the Stormwater Program Manager that plans have been loaded.
- Final plans for RVSS are to be submitted electronically via email or ftp.
- Private projects for review by City of Medford must be uploaded to Eplans. Call the Building Department to set up an account, 541-774-2350.
Rogue Valley Stormwater Quality Design Manual amended July 2019, effective September 1st, 2019
Rogue Valley Stormwater Quality Design Manual revised July 2018
Appendix A - Plant Specifications
Plant Material Source List
Appendix B - Infiltration Testing Methodology
Falling Head Test Report Form
Appendix C - Santa Barbara Urban Hydrograph Spreadsheet Example
Santa Barbara Urban Hydrograph example spreadsheet for download (updated 9/29/17)
**Storage volumes previously calculated in this spreadsheet may not be used for
detention design, refer to section 3.3 of the Rogue Valley Stormwater Design Manual.**
Appendix D - NRCS Method details and Curve Numbers
NRCS Method: Time of Concentration Calculation and Table of Runoff Curve Numbers
Medford IDF Curves
Appendix E - Standard Drawings Index
PDF Standard Drawings
DWG Standard Drawings
General Notes for Vegetated BMPs (pdf) These notes must accompany all standard
General Notes for Vegetated BMPs (dwg) drawings in BMP series 3- 8.
General Notes for Pervious Surfacing (pdf) These notes must accompany all standard drawings
General Notes for Pervious Surfacing (dwg) in BMP series 2.
Appendix F - RVSS Stormwater Credits
Appendix G - SWAT Pre-Approved Proprietary SW Treatment Technologies
Appendix H - Stormwater Operation and Maintenance Plan Templates
O&M Manual Template (word)
O&M Manual Template (fillable pdf)
Section B: RVSS Declaration of Covenants (formerly the SW O&M Agreement)
Medford Declaration of Covenants
Section C: Medford Subdivision O&M Agreement
Section F: SW Facility Inspection and Maintenance Worksheets
Section H: Hazardous Material Spill Fact Sheet
Appendix I - Stormwater Quality Structure Easements
RVSS Stormwater Quality Structure Easement (Updated 4/19/12)
Appendix J - Bear Creek and Rogue River TMDL Documents