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347 Phillips Drive
McDonough, GA 30253
Tel: (770) 288-7246
Tel: (770) 288-RAIN
Fax: (770) 288-7257

Mon - Fri: 7:30a - 4:30p

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Environmental Calendar & Events

Henry County Stormwater Management hosts a variety of hands-on water quality and educational outreach initiatives for the community at little to no cost. The programs inform students and volunteers about the importance of water quality issues.

In addition, the Stormwater Management Department host environmental events that are designed to encourage the public to participate and get involved in the prevention of stormwater pollution. We encourage you to visit this page periodically for updates and new information on future events.

For more details on our planned events, you may contact our offices at 770-288-RAIN (7246).

Visit the Environmental Protection Agency and learn about the things you can do to get involved.

Annual Events

Below are annual environmental events of interest.

Storm Drain Stenciling

Georgia Adopt-A-Stream Workshops

Visual Monitoring Workshop

When: Tuesday, July 19, 2016 9am-1pm

Love the way a beautiful stream or river looks, sounds and feels? Come learn how to assess the habitat health of your stream and how to set up your stream monitoring site. Workshop is free, RSVP to reserve your spot!

Chemical Monitoring Workshop

When: Thursday, July 21, 2016 9am-1pm

The quality of our water is important! Come learn to use simple chemical testing methods to determine the health of your stream. You need no prior experience or knowledge, the workshop is free. Pass a short exam for official GA Adopt-A-Stream Chemical Monitoring Volunteer Certification.

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Storm Drain Stenciling

Paint Recycling Event
July 23, 2016

Paint Recycling Event!

Bring your old or unused paint! We have partnered with Atlanta Paint Disposal to take your unneeded or unused paint and give it a new purpose in life. Atlanta Paint Disposal charges a small fee to collect, process and recycle the paint you bring.

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Storm Drain Stenciling

Adopt-a-Stream Chemical Workshop
March 26, 2016

The Stormwater department is hosting an Adopt-a-Stream Chemical Workshop on March 26th from 12-4 at the HC Stormwater building 347 Philips Dr.

Storm Drain Stenciling


A storm drain marking project that consists of marking storm drains with a message reminding people "Don’t Pollute—Flows to a Waterway". Volunteers are recruited and gather each spring to help get the message of pollution prevention on the street. For additional storm drain marking information visit the official website.

Earth Day

When: TBD

The first Earth Day observance was held April 22, 1970. Every April millions around the world take part in environmental awareness practices. Learn more by visiting the official website.

World Water Monitoring Day

When: Annually, Sept. 18 - Oct. 18

World Water Monitoring Day is an international program that builds awareness of and involvement in protecting water resources. The monitoring month takes place September 18 to October 18. For more information visit EPA's website.



Last updated: Tuesday June 28 2016

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