Stormwater Public Education & Outreach

Puget Sound is in trouble. . .  

You are the solution
Together, we can fix it.

Edmonds' enjoys just over 5 miles of shoreline on Puget Sound.  The city itself covers nearly 9 square miles.

The vast majority of rainfall and snowmelt in the city results in flowing stormwater as it moves downhill by way of a few natural streams and a large network of over 7000 storm drains and underground pipes.

This drainage system ends at several points on the Sound, carrying with it any pollutants picked up along the way.  Many of the city residents may be unknowingly adding to this pollution through common everyday activities like driving our vehicles or working in one's yard.

The Puget Sound Starts Here awareness campaign makes the connection between common activities and the health of the Sound and offers ways for us to be part of the solution in making the Sound cleaner.


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Puget Sounds Starts Here





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Low Impact Development


Storm Drain Stenciling


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Streamside Stewardship


Outreach Resources


Car Washing in Edmonds

   Auto Leaks Program  



Contact Stormwater NPDES

Long Range Planning
Stormwater Construction Projects
Zachary Richardson, P.E.
Stormwater Engineer
(425) 771-0220, x1323

NPDES Compliance
Stormwater Outreach & Education
Stormwater Facility Inspections
Michael Cawrse
Engineering Technician 

Public Works Engineering Division
City Hall - Second Floor
121 5th Ave N
Edmonds, WA 98020

Phone: (425) 771-0220
Fax: (425) 672-5750

Public Hours:
8:00am to 4:30pm - M, T, Th, F
Wed 8:30am to Noon

Closed Weekends and Holidays

Engineering Capital Project Staff
Engineering Development Staff