Surface Water Management

What We Do


Surface water staff work to protect our local streams through storm system inspection, maintenance, construction oversight, stream monitoring, and education and outreach opportunities to foster healthy watershed stewardship. Learn how you can help.

Program Updates

2019 Surface Water Design Manual


As part of the City’s yearly update to the Bothell Design and Construction Standards and Specifications, we have updated Bothell’s Surface Water Design Manual. Learn more and view the updated manual.

Report a Spill


Let us know right away if you see a spill so we can try to contain it before it reaches any of our storm drains or local streams. Report a spill.

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Report a Drainage Issue


Submit an online form to tell us about your drainage concern. If it's an emergency, call 911.
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    Volunteer for Orca Recovery Day

    Conservation districts across the Puget Sound region will celebrate Orca Recovery Day on Oct. 19, and you can celebrate with one of them right here in Bothell! Read on...
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