What does the Stormwater Utillity Fee pay for?
The Stormwater Utility Fee pays for many services including, but not limited to:
Repairs, maintenance, and/or upgrades to the municipal storm sewer system, including regional detention, ditches and culverts (land, labor, equipment, materials);
Street sweeping;
Watershed pollution prevention measures;
Creek monitoring and watershed characterization (including field test kits);
Lab Fees;
Construction site inspections;
Illicit discharge inspections, equipment and supplies (including televising infrastructure);
Sediment & Erosion Control Permit reviews;
Drainage ditch clearing, re-grading and maintenance;
Administrative requirements (permitting, management plan development, enforcement);
Public education and participation procedures (enviroscape, educational materials and booths, storm drain marking program);
Creek cleanup events;
GIS and mapping services;
Street curbing and guttering; and
Hazardous/non-hazardous spill emergency containment and cleanup services

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1. What is Stormwater?
2. Why is stormwater management so important?
3. What are key concerns for the City of Sapulpa Stormwater Management Division?
4. What are examples of stormwater pollutants?
5. What steps can a home/property owner take to protect water quality of Sapulpa’s Creeks?
6. Why am I charged a Stormwater Utility Fee on my utility bill?
7. What does the Stormwater Utillity Fee pay for?
8. What is the current rate for the Stormwater Utility Fee?
9. Who has to pay a Stormwater Utility Fee?
10. I have no storm drains or ditches in my neighborhood. Why am I receiving a bill for the Stormwater Utility Fee?
11. Why am I getting charged a Stormwater Utility Fee when I am not on city sewer or water?
12. How do I report pollution or spills?