What is a storm drainage system?

The Storm Drainage System is a series of catch basins, drainage pipes and drainage ditches that collect and channel runoff from streets, driveways, sidewalks, parking lots, and vegetated land surfaces. This network of pipes and ditches flow into bodies of water such as ponds, lakes, streams and rivers.

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