RiverSafe LakeSafe Program Offers Homeowners a Solution to Pollution

Storm water pollution is the greatest source of water quality impairments in the Clinton River and its tributaries. When it rains, alleys and streets carry water away from our homes and yards and into the community’s storm drain system, often times picking up oil, pesticides, fertilizers, pet waste and other chemicals that are on the surface.  In many communities, this storm water is untreated, which means that much of it flows into streams, rivers and lakes without any means of removing … [Read more...]