News and Updates

  • Draft Stormwater Design Standards are available for viewing for Projects in the Sacramento County area. Will your project be affected? See New Standards for Development Projects for more information.

 

  • You can apply for a Watershed Education Grant! Grants up to $2,500 are being offered to eligible schools who are interested in educating students about the importance of protecting and preserving local creeks and rivers.  For more details or to get started, click here.
 
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We must protect our stormwater quality in the Winter!
PROPERLY DISPOSE OF
FLUORESCENT BULBS
The best way to dispose of fluorescent bulbs is to recycle them.
 
USE WATER BASED PRODUCTS
When possible, look for products labeled "latex" or "cleans with water."
Avoid cleaning brushes or rinsing containers in the street or gutter.
GO GREEN: REDUCE WASTE
Compost your Christmas tree instead of throwing it in the trash. It's better for the environment.
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What you can do to protect our Stormwater quality in the ...   

 
 
 

 For more information on landscaping tips, check out www.riverfriendly.org

Call 875-RAIN to report illegal dumping, plugged storm drains, and other drainage problems.​​​​​​

 
 
 
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