Who Doesn't Get Charged

According to the legislation (PDF), the following are exempt from the Clean Water Act Fee:
Exemptions: The following shall not be assessed a Clean Water Act Fee:
  • Property located within the municipal limits of the City of Bowie*
  • Property owned by the state, a unit of state government, the county, a municipality, or a regularly organized Volunteer Fire Department that is used for public purposes
*Property located within the municipal limits of the City of Bowie is not assessed a Clean Water Act Fee since the City of Bowie administers its own stormwater program.