Within a few short steps from your home or business, a storm drain is likely in need of your support. Anyone can adopt! Individuals, families, businesses, schools, and organizations of all types such as churches, clubs and sports teams, who feel they can effectively and reasonably monitor a drain.
Benefits of Adopting a Storm Drain
Help Reduce or Prevent Flooding Clogged storm drain inlets can cause or worsen flooding. Keeping drains free of debris will help water drain properly.
Help Protect Our Waterways from Pollution Stormwater flows to waterways untreated and is the #1 contributor of pollution to our waters. By keeping litter and pollutants out of storm drains you are helping protect the area’s water bodies.
Help Keep Your Neighborhood Clean and Free of Litter Set a positive example by being an active steward of your neighborhood.