Why does the City of Kearney have this fee?
The City of Kearney is required by state and federal regulations to maintain a Stormwater Management Plan that meets parameters of a federal permit system. This Stormwater Management Plan has multiple programs within it, each covering a form of stormwater pollution prevention. Each of these programs requires time, effort, and funding to be kept active and productive.

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1. What is stormwater?
2. What is the stormwater surcharge fee on my bill?
3. Why does the City of Kearney have this fee?
4. What will the stormwater surcharge fee be used for?
5. Why are we being charged this fee now?
6. Can the fee be used to fund other City programs like Social Services or the Public Library?
7. Will revenues be spent throughout the City of Kearney?
8. Why do I have to pay when I do not have any drainage problems?
9. Who can I contact about stormwater issues?