Stormwater Program Manager
450 Civic Center Plaza
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Veolia Water 510-412-2001
Trash in Gutters: 510-231-3030
Pollutants Entering the Stormdrain: 911
The City's stormwater program seeks to maintain a healthy aquatic environment by keeping pollutants out of the storm drain system, creeks, and the bay. The program strives to reduce trash and pesticide use, engage residents, and educate businesses on practices to reduce or eliminate pollutants in our water bodies.
Stormwater Specific Permits
Stormwater-specific permits for industrial and commercial businesses will be issued in July 2010 to additional business classifications. See the Permit FAQ
On September 21st, 2013, the 29th Annual California Coastal Cleanup
will take place at various locations on the Richmond shoreline between 9am and noon. Bring your reusable water bottle, work gloves, and a bucket.
Organized starting places include:
Shimada Park and East Bay Regional Shoreline Park (staging area and lunch afterwards at Shimada Park)
Point Pinole Regional Shoreline, East Bay Regional Park
Miller-Knox Shoreline (Keller’s Beach & Ferry Point) East Bay Regional Park
or go to the California Coastal Cleanup Day website to find other locations.