How can I help to stop storm water pollution? | City of Findlay, Ohio

How can I help to stop storm water pollution?


  • Never dump anything down the storm drains.
  • Sweep up debris on your driveway and sidewalks instead of washing it into the street and then to the stormwater system.
  • Pick up after your pet and dispose of waste properly.
  • Use fertilizers sparingly and avoid pesticides. Learn about integrated pest control.
  • Compost your yard waste
  • Vegetate bare spots in your yard.
  • Wash your car in your yard instead of on your driveway.
  • Check your vehicles for leaks.
  • Recycle used motor oil
  • Direct downspouts away from paved surfaces.
  • Have your septic tank pumped and system inspected regularly.

in Utilities – Storm Water

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