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Stormwater Engineering Office: 
2525 West 1st Street
Loveland, CO 80537
Fax: (970) 962-2908

Stormwater Utility Division

  • Works to help protect people and structures from flooding.
  • Assists with emergency response through the Flood Warning System.
  • Develops master plans for drainage basins throughout the City.
  • Develops floodplain maps with specific information about the flooding risk in each basin.
  • Manages floodplain regulations that provide the specifics about how existing and new developments are managed to protect people and structures within the floodplains. 
  • Works on drainage improvement projects that are designed and prioritized to provide cost-effective flood protection for a 100-year rainfall event. 
  • Works to protect and maintain the quality of streams, rivers and other vital water resources.

Stormwater Quality Permit

Learn about the City's Stormwater Quality Permit. The City's stormwater drainage system connects directly to the Big Thompson River as well as many irrigation canals. Protecting stormwater quality keeps our waterways healthy and preserves wildlife habitat.

Capital Projects

Capital projects are financed through monthly residential and business stormwater rates.

Development Guidelines

Learn more about stormwater development guidelines, plant investment fees or locating underground utilities.


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