Storm Water Information

The City of Banning’s Public Works Department is responsible for maintaining the City’s National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Annual Storm Water Permit, inspecting, monitoring, and reporting storm water activity, and educating the City’s staff about stormwater pollution prevention.

ONLY RAIN DOWN THE STORM DRAIN
The discarding of trash, hazardous waste (such as paint, chemicals, motor oil) and other materials into the storm drain system, which includes catch basins, the curb and gutter, and open channels is illegal and in violation of the City's NPDES Permit. If you see someone who is illegally dumping such materials, please report it immediately.

TO REPORT ILLEGAL DISCHARGES/DUMPING PLEASE CONTACT THE PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT AT (951) 922-3130 OR THE RIVERSIDE COUNTY FLOOD CONTROL DISTRICT AT (800) 506-2555

Please visit the following websites, provided by the Riverside County Flood Control and Water Conservation District, for more information on countywide storm water pollution prevention programs.

Water and the Coachella Valley:
www.cvwd.org/about/waterandcv.php

Regional Storm Water Protection:
www.cvwd.org/about/waterandcv.php#regional

Regional Water Quality Control Board:
www.waterboards.ca.gov/coloradoriver/water_issues/programs/stormwater

Riverside County Flood Control and Water Conservation District:
http://www.floodcontrol.co.riverside.ca.us/

Only Rain in the Drain:
www.floodcontrol.co.riverside.ca.us/stormwater

Storm Water Kids Page:
www.floodcontrol.co.riverside.ca.us/stormwater

Water Fun 4 Kids:
http://www.waterfun4kids.org/

Water - Use it Wisely:
http://www.wateruseitwisely.com/