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Report Illicit Discharge Incidents

Only rain belongs in the storm drain system!

Everything else, with few exceptions, is considered a pollutant and can impair water quality. Anyone placing these materials into the street gutter or storm drain inlet is in violation of the City of Albany Municipal Code and is subject to a citation. If you witness illegal dumping, contact the City of Albany Fire Department at 1 + (510) 525-7300.

Report illicit discharges to the Albany Fire Department at:

1 + (510) 525-7300


Typical pollutants include:

  • Automotive fluids
  • Cleaning products
  • Concrete
  • Food waste
  • Herbicides
  • Paint
  • Pesticides
  • Sediment
  • Sewage overflows
  • Yard waste
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