Ordinances

Code of Ordinances for the City of Henderson, Kentucky (Municode)

The Code of Ordinances and/or any other documents that appear on the Municode site may not reflect the most current legislation adopted by the Municipality.  The links below to the sections impacting HWU are the most recent versions.


  • Henderson ESC Ordinance (Effective July 29, 2017)
    CHAPTER 7, ARTICLE VI. EROSION AND SEDIMENT CONTROL AND CLEANING OF STREETS
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    Note that actual earth disturbing construction activities that disturb one acre or more are required to obtain coverage under KPDES Permit KYR10, issued by the Kentucky Division of Water.  A separate Henderson Local Permit HKYR10 is also required.  Click here for more information or visit www.hkywater.org/departments/stormwater/permits-for-ms4-construction-site-activities.