What is Adopt-a-Drain (Delaware, OH)?

Adopt-a-Drain (Delaware, OH) is a volunteer-based program in which any person, business, or organization can agree to biweekly clean on and around a storm drain (this is referred to as “adopting”) of their choosing to help improve stormwater quality and community cleanliness and reduce localized flooding.

Why should I get involved?

  • Help reduce localized flooding
  • Improve stormwater quality
  • Improve community and/or neighborhood cleanliness
  • Get involved in your local community
  • Opportunity to volunteer near a place important to you or that you frequent

How do I get involved?

Go to Getting Started to learn how to become a drain adopter!

If you want to see yourself and/or drain featured on this page please send photos to stormwater@owu.edu

Adopt-a-Drain (Delaware, OH) Impact:

Download posters here