Storm drain stenciling

Organizing a group to clean up storms drains in your neighborhood is a great way to get involved with your community.

We will provide everything you need to paint stormwater educational messages near drains by you, including:

  • Custom GIS map showing storm drains in your neighborhood
  • Stencils (specific to where your area drains to) and paint
  • Wire brush, broom & dustpan
  • Garbage bags and gloves
  • Safety cones, vests & glasses
  • Educational door hangers
Flows to Lake, Keep Drain Clean



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Contact us

Public Works

Surface Water and Sewers


24-Hour Hotline 612-673-5625

Stand-by employee 612-490-5568 (outside business hours)

Call 311 for non-urgent issues


7 a.m. to 3:30 pm

Call the sewer operations stand-by employee outside normal business hours.