Vehicle parking is a significant source of impervious cover in the Chagrin River watershed. It is well within the purview of local governments to examine parking requirements and modify as necessary to meet actual parking needs. To assist communities in updating parking requirements as a tool to minimize impervious cover, CRWP:

The model regulation can help local governments in their efforts to effectively manage stormwater. Please direct your questions regarding the model regulation to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at (440) 975-3870.

These materials were prepared by the Chagrin River Watershed Partners under award NA03NOS4190052 from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce through the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Office of Coastal Management and updated through a grant from the Ohio Lake Erie Protection Fund.