Work gets under way on a new sewer system at Freeman Station on Pear Street in Harrisonburg. City Council, to meet new state mandates, gave its OK this week to a new stormwater ordinance regulating some developments. As part of the change, the city will take over certain duties previously conducted by the state. (Photo by Nikki Fox)
HARRISONBURG — City Council approved a new stormwater ordinance and permitting program for developments this week to meeting requirements set by the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality.