Stormwater Management On Campus

Rainfall and snowmelt that are unable to infiltrate into the ground run into a network of storm drains and discharge directly into local bodies of water. Unless properly managed, runoffs can create flooding, erosion, and water quality problems.

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Stormwater Pollution Prevention  




  • Placing solid waste in proper garbage and recycling bins  
  • Properly disposing of paint, cooking oil, and grease 
  • Avoid spreading chemicals such as fertilizers and insecticides
  • Keep up with regular car maintenance to prevent leaks  
  • Pick up after your pet 
  • Report any spills you see on the Boston campus online through the Facilities & Residential Life Work Request.
  • If you notice any issues such as clogged drains or excessive litter, please submit an online Facilities & Residential Life Work Request