Clean stormwater runoff from construction sites is essential to protect the environment

Clean stormwater runoff from construction sites is essential to protect the environment

If you work in the construction industry, you already know it’s essential to keep a tidy worksite that allows employees to be efficient and productive. A clean site is also safer, not only for workers but also for the environment. That’s especially true when it comes to stormwater runoff. Continue reading Clean stormwater runoff from construction sites is essential to protect the environment

Remember to Scoop the Poop when walking your pet to keep our waters safe and clean

Remember to Scoop the Poop when walking your pet to keep our waters safe and clean

When outside enjoying the fall weather with your pets, always be sure to pick up after them, especially in parks and other public areas. Rain can wash pet waste directly into our storm sewer system and waterways, impairing water quality and increasing health risks for people and pets alike. Continue reading Remember to Scoop the Poop when walking your pet to keep our waters safe and clean

Answering these 7 questions can help you evaluate the flood risk of your property

Answering these 7 questions can help you evaluate the flood risk of your property

Did you know that the City of College Station offers access to flood maps and related information to help determine your flood risk?Planning and Development Services’ flood map information service helps you make informed decisions to protect your home with personalized, one-on-one advice and assistance for your specific circumstances. Continue reading Answering these 7 questions can help you evaluate the flood risk of your property

4 sensible tips to help you prepare for a volatile Atlantic hurricane season

4 sensible tips to help you prepare for a volatile Atlantic hurricane season

The Atlantic hurricane season is underway, and NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center has predicted an above-normal season. Despite the risks, adequate preparation significantly increases your chances of staying safe and protecting your property. As Texas Flood Awareness Week ends, here are four steps to help ensure you’re hurricane ready. Continue reading 4 sensible tips to help you prepare for a volatile Atlantic hurricane season