Stormwater Drainage Tips

stormwater drain• It is illegal to throw anything into the lakes, canals, or other waterways in the City?
• Only stormwater is permitted in storm drains that are located in streets, right-of-ways, and parking lots?
• Dumping materials into our waters or drains pollutes the waters, clogs the storm drains, and leads to increased flooding in neighborhoods?

Obtain more information about swales and stormwater treatment and/or to report illegal
dumping, please call the Utilities Department at 561-742-6400.