Stormwater Utility

The stormwater group is a subset of the Water Quality Division.  This group is responsible for stormwater and floodplain management in the city.  

  • Site inspections and plan reviews of construction projects
  • Inspections and maintenance of BMP’s (stormwater filters)
  • Owns and maintains 17,000 storm sewer pipes and 19,000 storm drains
  • Street sweeping 800 lane miles of streets
  • Stormwater grant program
  • Public education programs
  • City recycle days
  • Rain barrel program
  • Drainage inspections
  • Drainage easement permits
  • Floodplain permits
  • Waterway Cleanups