1120 SW 5th Avenue, Room 1000, Portland, OR 97204
Portland receives an average of 37 inches of rain a year.
In a natural environment, soil and plants absorb rain. However, when streets, buildings, and parking lots cover the ground, rain can wash over the hard surfaces to create stormwater runoff. When runoff is not managed properly, it can:
Environmental Services inserts these informational flyers in quarterly
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