Hot Line

To report any incidents of Waste Dumping email or call our Stormwater Hot Line at 209-333-6869 or 209-368-5735.

What to ReportIf it flows down the street it ends up in the river

  • Chemicals, Fertilizers, Pesticides
  • Concrete
  • Garbage or Debris
  • Grease
  • Motor Oil
  • Paint
  • Pet Litter or Pet Wastes
  • Sediment (Sand, Gravel, Etc.)

Do Not Report

  • Water line flushing and other potable water discharges
  • Incidental runoff from landscaped areas such as unintended, minimal over-spray from sprinklers
  • Rising ground waters or springs
  • Passive foundation and footing drains
  • Water from crawl space pumps and basement pumps
  • Air conditioning condensate
  • Individual residential car washing
  • Natural flows from riparian habitats and wetlands
  • Dechlorinated swimming pool discharges
  • Flows from fire suppression activities, including fire hydrant flows and fire hydrant flow testing
  • Waters not otherwise containing wastes
  • Uncontaminated ground water infiltration or uncontaminated pumped ground water
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3