Dumping paint, chemicals, trash, and other materials into storm drains, gutters, lakes and other waterways is illegal. Allowing liquid other than rainwater from drains and pipes to flow into the storm drain system is illegal.
Report a spill, illegal dumping or illegal connections to the storm drain system by calling the Holly Springs Stormwater Hotline at (919) 567-4011 or emailing email@example.com.
Drains flow directly into creeks, streams, rivers, ponds and lakes in Holly Springs. Examples of illegal discharges and connections are:
Paint being poured into or near a storm drain or structure
Changing oil or antifreeze over or near a storm structure
Discarding yard waste in or near a storm structure
A pipe from a washing machine emptying into a storm drain structure
A sewer service pipe emptying into a storm structure
The Town may issue warnings or fines depending on the severity of the violation.