Items tagged: Adopt a Drain

Public Works Crews Keeping the City’s Streets Clean. You Can Help!

Champaign experienced two high wind events last week, and Public Works street sweepers responded quickly to clean up the fallen leaves in order to keep them from clogging storm drains. The map below shows the areas of town covered (so far) by City crews who worked 10-hour days for more than a week. City crews […]


Adopt A Drain Friday

Are you interested in adopting a drain?  Visit champaignil.gov/adoptadrain to learn about this awesome program.  Use our interactive map to search for available drains near your home or work.  Click a drain and enter your email address to begin the sign-up process. Adopting a drain helps protect the environment, reduces potential neighborhood flooding, and manages […]


Adopt A Drain Friday

The heavy rains over the last week have washed a lot of debris into our City’s storm drains, sometimes blocking water from draining.  Trace T. and his family helped solve this issue in their neighborhood by clearing their adopted drain TWICE!  You can adopt a drain or two in your Champaign neighborhood at champaignil.gov/adoptadrain.  Signing […]