Hampton Roads Planning District CommissionHRPDCVA

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.

Current program areas include: 

Chesapeake Bay

Coastal Resiliency

Coastal Resources

Drinking Water



The Hampton Roads Planning District Commission Work Program describes the planning work to be performed by HRPDC staff over the year. Refer to page 49 for a description of activities taken on by Water Resources staff. 

Contact Water Resources

Whitney S. Katchmark, PE – Department Head, Wastewater and Drinking Water

Katherine C. (KC) Filippino, PhD – Surface water quality and Chesapeake Bay

Benjamin J. McFarlane, AICP, CFM – Resiliency and Coastal Zone Management

Jillian C. Sunderland – Stormwater management and Bay Act programs

Ivy M. Ozmon - Drinking water and Wastewater

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