Denton County has been identified by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) as a regulated small Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4). The Denton County Storm Water Management Program is presented to TCEQ showing how Denton County plans to improve the quality of Storm Water.
Different departments within Denton County are working together to reduce the potential for Storm Water pollution. Other employees will be keeping track of training events that help spread the message about Storm Water. Other employees are responsible for making sure the County is in compliance with State Regulations. Included in the Storm Water Management Program is an effort to raise individual awareness about everyone can take to reduce pollution.