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How much can you or your business save through the Clean Rivers Rewards program? Find out. Use the stormwater discount calculator. See how your savings will increase with each step you take to reduce stormwater runoff from your roof, driveway or parking lot(s).
If your upcoming construction project manages stormwater runoff, it may qualify for green funds. We review applications on May 1 and November 1 of each year. Request an application by contacting Environmental Services.
Users of City property must show proof of insurance for certain events. An option to purchase Tenants User Liability Insurance Program (TULIP) through the City is available:
•Meets City requirements •Liability and property damage •Cost effective
•Liquor liability optional •Covers most events
Register as a volunteer Green Street Steward and help take care of green streets in your neighborhood. It takes only a few minutes to sign up and find available green streets to adopt. Thank you for helping us keep our rivers and streams clean.
Your curbside collection company and schedule are based on your street address, for both weekly and monthly customers. Look up the provider and schedule for pickup of your trash, recyclables, and compost. Also, sign up for garbage day email reminders.
Get free recycling, garbage and compost signs to put on or near your workplace waste bins. Download and print signs, or order printed copies. Stickers are also available for order. Well-labeled bins help staff understand what items go in each bin.
"Street trees" are usually planted in the strip of property between a sidewalk and the street. Trees may be planted even if you don’t have a curb or sidewalk. Request an inspection to find out if your multi-family, commercial, or industrial property is eligible to receive a free street tree here.
City Risk Subrogation pursues parties who damage City property. We recover the cost of repairs, or take legal action for non-payment against parties at fault. We work with City bureaus to identify the costs, then engage the district attorney, insurance companies, and citizens to recover those costs.