Storm Water Pollution Prevention

Storm Water Protection
All of the storm drains in the Regional Water Quality Control Plant's service area drain directly to local creeks and the Bay.
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Group of students helping mark storm drains around school area

Less-Toxic Pest Control
Come find more information about how residents can reduce pesticide use at home and how the City reduces pesticides used at City properties and public areas.
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2014 GREENLIGHT Film and Fashion Festival
Back by popular demand, the 2014 Greenlight Film and Fashion Festival. Now accepting short film and video submittals!
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2014 Greenlight Call for Entries

Wastewater Long Range Facilities Planning
Wastewater Long Range Facilities Planning - Palo Alto has selected a consultant to conduct the Long Range Facilities Plan.
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Linda Gass Artwork

Meeting Development Standards for Stormwater Quality
Contractors and crews must plan ahead to keep dirt, debris, and other construction waste away from storm drains and local creeks. Following these guidelines will ensure your compliance with City of Palo Alto ordinance requirements.
Revision Date: 9/27/2012
Revision Date: 6/2/2006