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Water Resources

Welcome to the Water Resources Department

HRPDC’s Water Resources Department provides technical and planning support to local stormwater, drinking water, and wastewater programs. Program activities are focused on the management of regional groundwater and surface water resources and water quality regulations. Please use the links below to explore the department’s program areas and capabilities.

The Water Resource Department engages in a broad range of technical assessment and planning efforts to address existing and emerging needs for groundwater, stream, and wetland protection; water supply planning; watershed management; and locality water, wastewater, and stormwater utility programs.

Current program areas include:

Staff also monitors legislative and regulatory actions to identify emerging issues that require technical support and to anticipate areas where localities may benefit from coordinated action and regional advocacy. Staff also provides administrative and technical support to HRPDC Advisory Committees and their various subcommittees. Please click on the links below to access information on:

Contact Water Resources




8:00am to 4:30pm Monday - Friday

The Regional Building
723 Woodlake Drive
Chesapeake, VA 23320