What information should be reported when calling in an illicit discharge?
  1. What time did you see the discharge?
    It is important that illicit discharges are reported immediately so the person(s) responsible can be found and the discharge can be cleaned up and corrected as soon as possible. We want to respond as quickly as possible to prevent pollution to our environment.
  2. Where did you see the discharge?
    Please give us an address, intersection, business name, or landmark to help us quickly find the illicit discharge.
  3. What do you think the discharge is?
    Please let us know if you think it was a paint spill, oil spill, sewer leak, or another type of illicit discharge. If possible, try and take a picture of the discharge.

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1. What is an illicit discharge?
2. What is not an illicit discharge?
3. What are some examples of illicit discharges?
4. What information should be reported when calling in an illicit discharge?
5. Is yard waste an illicit discharge?
6. Where can used motor oil be thrown away?
7. Is water from swimming pools considered an illicit discharge?
8. What is an illicit connection?
9. What is the penalty for violators?