Help Keep Our Water Clean
Clean water is one of our most basic and critical needs.
With increasing water shortages and higher pollution levels, it becomes more and more important for us to keep pollutants out of our water systems. Stormwater pollution is one of New Jersey’s greatest threats to clean and plentiful water. We can decrease that threat if we all do our part to keep pollution from being carried away by our stormwater collection system.
Rain and snow precipitation turns into runoff -- or stormwater -- and can carry dangerous pollutants and contaminants into the water system.
Residents can find out more, including easy things to do to help minimize runoff and stormwater pollution:
Read the 2021 Stormwater Management Letter from the Mayor (PDF)