Tag Archives: Stormwater

Outreach Program Helps Youth Understand Water Pollution Prevention

Even kids can also play a role in keeping Arlington beautiful and clean. The Stormwater Management Division’s education outreach program provides stormwater pollution and prevention presentations to our local elementary school age students. This program provides elementary school age students with information on the function of the City’s Storm Drain system and…

Presentations Available On Stormwater Flooding and Pollution Prevention

Want to learn how to keep the City’s storm drains and creeks pollution free?The Stormwater Management Division is providing educational presentations about the City’s Storm Drain system and its function in reducing flooding. This outreach program, aimed at homeowners associations, civic and community groups, parent-teacher associations and apartment complex management and…

5 Common Stormwater Pollutants for Residents to Look Out For

The City’s storm drain system was designed to divert stormwater to the many creeks and streams found Arlington. As stormwater flows over yards and impervious surfaces like driveways, streets, roofs and parking lots it picks up pollutants and transports them to these same creeks and streams. These pollutants can have a…