Posts Tagged: stormwater

Simple Tips to Prevent Stormwater Pollution PODCAST

Stormwater, surface runoff that doesn’t soak into the ground during precipitation events (drizzle, rain, snow, and hail), is the #1 source of water pollution and the biggest threat to water quality locally. Why?As stormwater flows over neighborhoods, businesses, and streets,

Simple Tips to Prevent Stormwater Pollution PODCAST

Stormwater, surface runoff that doesn’t soak into the ground during precipitation events (drizzle, rain, snow, and hail), is the #1 source of water pollution and the biggest threat to water quality locally. Why?As stormwater flows over neighborhoods, businesses, and streets,

Clean Water Begins at Home!

Here are ways to protect our clean water supply around the house.

Clean Water Begins at Home!

Here are ways to protect our clean water supply around the house.

1st Annual Ventura River to the Sea Cleanup Sunday, Nov. 19, 9am

1st Annual Ventura River to the Sea Cleanup this Sunday, November 19, 9:00 am – Noon! Volunteer & Find out more, click here.   View on Facebook, here. 

1st Annual Ventura River to the Sea Cleanup Sunday, Nov. 19, 9am

1st Annual Ventura River to the Sea Cleanup this Sunday, November 19, 9:00 am – Noon! Volunteer & Find out more, click here.   View on Facebook, here. 

Five Stormwater Tips for When It Rains

When it rains it drains into our storm drain system and out into our waterways and ocean. Here are five simple reminders to prevent stormwater pollution: Check your vehicles for leaks and put yourself on a regular maintenance schedule to

Five Stormwater Tips for When It Rains

When it rains it drains into our storm drain system and out into our waterways and ocean. Here are five simple reminders to prevent stormwater pollution: Check your vehicles for leaks and put yourself on a regular maintenance schedule to

Tips for Summer Water Fun & Stormwater Health

                Summer Water Fun & Stormwater Health One of a child’s favorite activities during summer is swimming. Here are two great tips to ensure the health and safety of our ocean and waterways

Tips for Summer Water Fun & Stormwater Health

                Summer Water Fun & Stormwater Health One of a child’s favorite activities during summer is swimming. Here are two great tips to ensure the health and safety of our ocean and waterways

FIVE Tips to Keep Our Storm Drains Clean!

ONLY RAIN DOWN THE DRAIN! 5 Simple tips to help stop water pollution It’s time for some spring cleaning! Remember, all of the drains outside go directly to the nearest river. Keep that water clean by sweeping up spilled fertilizers,

FIVE Tips to Keep Our Storm Drains Clean!

ONLY RAIN DOWN THE DRAIN! 5 Simple tips to help stop water pollution It’s time for some spring cleaning! Remember, all of the drains outside go directly to the nearest river. Keep that water clean by sweeping up spilled fertilizers,

Stormwater Tip of the Month for February 2017

Help keep stormwater clean this winter, and consider planting more native plants; these are plants that have adapted to the local geography, and climate of the area. They tend to need less care, require little or no irrigation or fertilizer,

Stormwater Tip of the Month for February 2017

Help keep stormwater clean this winter, and consider planting more native plants; these are plants that have adapted to the local geography, and climate of the area. They tend to need less care, require little or no irrigation or fertilizer,

City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability Welcomes Todd Hunsdorfer

Meet the newest member of Environmental Sustainability’s Green Team, Todd Hunsdorfer! In his new post as Environmental Services Supervisor, Hunsdorfer will coordinate stormwater compliance activities for the City, including overseeing the business and construction site inspection programs. Prior to joining

City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability Welcomes Todd Hunsdorfer

Meet the newest member of Environmental Sustainability’s Green Team, Todd Hunsdorfer! In his new post as Environmental Services Supervisor, Hunsdorfer will coordinate stormwater compliance activities for the City, including overseeing the business and construction site inspection programs. Prior to joining

Check the City’s Street Sweeping Schedule in Your Area

Did you know that debris in roadway gutters quickly clogs storm drains and blocks runoff pathways? City of Ventura street sweepers clean nearly 1,000 curb miles throughout the city to prevent flooding on roadways due to clogged up storm drains.

Check the City’s Street Sweeping Schedule in Your Area

Did you know that debris in roadway gutters quickly clogs storm drains and blocks runoff pathways? City of Ventura street sweepers clean nearly 1,000 curb miles throughout the city to prevent flooding on roadways due to clogged up storm drains.

Get Out of the Gutter: Sweep, Don’t Blow! Keep leaves and grass clippings out of our storm drains

Falling leaves and grass clippings that find their way into our storm drain system can be a menace to our community by plugging our storm drains, flooding our roads and harming our water sources. This type of debris in our

Get Out of the Gutter: Sweep, Don’t Blow! Keep leaves and grass clippings out of our storm drains

Falling leaves and grass clippings that find their way into our storm drain system can be a menace to our community by plugging our storm drains, flooding our roads and harming our water sources. This type of debris in our