Plugged or clogged storm drains can cause floodingThe storm drain system, for most developments, includes components that carry, store, cleanse, and release the stormwater. These components work together to reduce the impacts of development on the environment. These impacts can include:
- Flooding, which results in property damage and blocked emergency routes
- Erosion, which can cause damage to salmon spawning habitat
- Pollution, which harms fish and/or drinking water supplies
Your assistance is welcome!
Adopt-a-drain today! We ask that if citizens notice a storm drain is clogged, please help us out and try to remove whatever is clogging the drain.
If your efforts to unclog the storm drain yields no results, give us a call at (360) 754-4150 or submit a Report a Problem online form and we will come out to take care of it.