Most catch basins connect to storm drains that discharge the runoff without treatment to the nearest brook, river, pond or ocean. The dumping of any material such as motor oil, paint, yard clippings, pet waste and sand into a catch basin can pollute the waterways, and is illegal.
This section contains important safety measures in protecting your home.
What to look for in guarding against unauthorized visitors.
Important information on how to protect your home from flooding.
What to do if you suspect illegal dumping of hazardous materials into the catch basins.
Learn how to prevent pipes from freezing during the winter months.