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Stormwater-Friendly Holiday Tips

By Chelsea McGimpsey | November 18, 2022 | 0 Comments

The holidays are almost here! Make sure your celebrations are merry, bright and stormwater-friendly with these tips: Heading out for holiday shopping? Remember your reusable bag! When plastic bags are not disposed of properly, they can clog up our storm drains. We recommend keeping a reusable bag or two in your car so you always […]

The importance of a clean river

By Chelsea McGimpsey | October 24, 2022 | 0 Comments

Did you know that the United States is home to more than 250,000 rivers? Rivers don’t just carry water from place to place—they play a major role in supporting the overall health and wellbeing of our ecosystem: they drain rainwater, create energy and provide food and habitats for plants and animals. The rivers in San […]

Project Clean Water shares eight common stormwater pollutants with San Diego Union Tribune

By Chelsea McGimpsey | September 25, 2022 | 0 Comments

This month, Project Clean Water had the opportunity to share eight common stormwater pollutants and what we can do to keep them out of our waterways in the San Diego Union-Tribune: 1. Trash & litter: Make sure anything you throw away is securely disposed of in a lidded trash or recycling bin. 2. Irrigation runoff: […]

Dude! Be Cool. Don’t Dump. campaign launch

By Chelsea McGimpsey | September 24, 2022 | 0 Comments

This month, we officially kicked off our Dude! Be Cool. Don’t Dump. campaign to encourage the proper disposal of unwanted bulky items (such as mattresses, chairs, tires, appliances, etc.) to prevent stormwater pollution. The campaign seeks to create greater awareness about how to prevent, report and eliminate unwanted bulky items by providing a centralized point […]

Project Clean Water Featured on CBS8

By Chelsea McGimpsey | August 12, 2022 | 0 Comments

Ready to get your hands dirty? Here are sustainable gardening tips to get you through drought conditions The Water Conservation Garden is a great place to get inspired and learn tips through classes. This article is written by: Author: Karlene Chavis Published: 6:57 PM PDT August 8, 2022 Updated: 7:27 PM PDT August 8, 2022 […]

Shannon is a Stormwater Superhero!

By Chelsea McGimpsey | June 17, 2022 | 0 Comments

There are many amazing people in San Diego County who are making a positive difference in their communities and working hard to help reduce stormwater pollution. In recognition of their incredible work, Project Clean Water is celebrating and highlighting these special individuals. Meet this week’s Everyday Stormwater Superhero! Shannon is currently the Vice President of […]

Jake is a Stormwater Superhero!

By Chelsea McGimpsey | June 17, 2022 | 0 Comments

There are many amazing people in San Diego County who are making a positive difference in their communities and working hard to help reduce stormwater pollution. In recognition of their incredible work, Project Clean Water is celebrating and highlighting these special individuals. Meet this week’s Everyday Stormwater Superhero! Jake is the deputy director of public […]

Lucero is a Stormwater Superhero!

By Chelsea McGimpsey | June 17, 2022 | 0 Comments

There are many amazing people in San Diego County who are making a positive difference in their communities and working hard to help reduce stormwater pollution. In recognition of their incredible work, Project Clean Water is celebrating and highlighting these special individuals. Meet this week’s Everyday Stormwater Superhero! Lucero is a community policy coordinator for […]

Jeremy is a Stormwater Superhero!

By Chelsea McGimpsey | June 17, 2022 | 0 Comments

There are many amazing people in San Diego County who are making a positive difference in their communities and working hard to help reduce stormwater pollution. In recognition of their incredible work, Project Clean Water is celebrating and highlighting these special individuals. Meet this week’s Everyday Stormwater Superhero! Jeremy is a senior environmental compliance inspector […]

Nadine is a Stormwater Superhero!

By Chelsea McGimpsey | June 17, 2022 | 0 Comments

There are many amazing people in San Diego County who are making a positive difference in their communities and working hard to help reduce stormwater pollution. In recognition of their incredible work, Project Clean Water is celebrating and highlighting these special individuals. Meet this week’s Everyday Stormwater Superhero! Nadine is a stormwater inspector with the […]