Construction Best Management Practices and Training Resources

All construction activities in the City of Gilroy are required to include best management practices (BMPs) to keep local waterways clean.  See the brochures below to read about BMPs that are applicable to your project. 

Dewatering Activities
Earth-Moving and Heavy Equipment Operations
Fresh Concrete and Mortar Application
General Construction and Site Supervision
Landscaping and Gardening
Painting and Application of Solvents and Adhesives
Roadwork and Paving


The following is a list of construction BMP training resources.


Online Training:


“Hold on to Your Dirt - Preventing Erosion from Construction Sites" (English/Spanish) and “Keep it Clean - Preventing Pollution from Construction Sites” (English/Spanish) are available for purchase online here