FAQ Tag: preparation

How can I prepare my property for a storm?

Preparing for a Storm Secure patio furniture, garbage cans and other loose items that might blow over. Clear your yard of debris. Pick up loose leaves to reduce risk of street flooding. Check your roof and rain gutters and clear debris. Inspect and clean drains around your home and its foundation.

What can I do to prevent drainage issues on my property?

During rain events it only takes a small amount of leaves, lawn clippings, and other vegetation to block drain inlets and culverts, and when the drain inlets and culverts become blocked, they can create hazards for vehicles and pedestrians, and cause damage to homes and properties. Residents can help by: -Raking leaves on your property. … Continued

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