Updates And News

December 2020

Rainfall for 2020 hit a record of 74.8 inches. Normal is 54”. Note the ereosion shown in this new subdivision drainage ditch!


new construction 2020

Start 2021 with a NEW Opelika goal; Putting trash in its place, NOT on the road side!

trash on road 2021

August 2020

Cooking oil and pollution found on street. 

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July 2020

Opelika Stormwater Staff is working with Barrett-Simpson Inc. in aerial drone mapping of drainage areas.

Lidar tracking map

June 2020

This 3-pound turtle was saved while crossing Society Hills Road and place into a retention pond close by.  Joel said it put up a fight!

June Turtle Found on the Side of the creek


Stormwater Videos

Please watch our water quality video.

Guidelines for Swimming Pool Maintenance

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