Storm drains will get stenciled with the message "Dump No Waste - Drains To River". Pollutants that wash down storm drains go directly to the river.
Storm water run-off is now 1 of the leading causes of surface water pollution in DuPage County according to the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency. Anyone can participate, families, homeowner associations, school groups, scouting groups and service organizations.
To schedule a "stenciling" event contact our Village Services Utilities Division at 630-671-5830. Please bring prepare for the event with the following: wear old clothes and shoes, whisk broom and/or wire brush to clean the surface to be stenciled, sheet of cardboard (broken down box) to guard against drifting paint and old rags and bags for cleaning up materials. You will have fun and help your community.