Clean Water Program

The purpose of the Clean Water Program is to efficiently utilize available funding to reduce pollution of the stormwater as it enters into our creeks and the bay, and to maintain public storm drain facilities. The Program's activities are managed in accordance with National Pollution Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Permit requirements enforced by the San Francisco Regional Water Quality Control Board and include:

  • Conducting educational and outreach activities:
    • Attending public events
    • Coordination of storm drain stenciling
    • Informational presentations
  • Implementing new development / redevelopment stormwater controls
  • Performing field inspections:
    • Creeks
    • Illicit connections
    • Storm drain system
  • Performing storm drain cleaning
  • Regularly sweeping streets