Overview of MS4
Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems (MS4s)
Fairfield County MS4 Communities
- City of Pickerington
- Violet Township
- Liberty Township Sections 6 and 30R
- City of Lancaster
Mechanics! Troubled with finding a
way to properly dispose of the old batteries, used motor oil and tires?
We have a solution within our community. Please contact Firestone
Complete Auto Care, 1007 Refugee Road in Pickerington, to make an
appointment. The phone number is (614) 328-5260. The fine folks there
will be happy to assist residential clients. The best part is that this
service is free of charge and is available year-round.
you Pickerington, Liberty and Violet Township residents for your
continued efforts to recycle and respect our environment!
None at this time. Please check back.
Here to report water quality concerns***
Contact the following agencies for requirements:
Pickerington Building Department
Liberty Township Zoning
For Law Enforcement Assistance (illegal dumping) call:
Sheriff's Office Litter Officer - (740) 652-7900
City of Pickerington Police & Safety - (614) 575-6911
EPA Spill Number - 1-800-282-9378 to report fuel/oil spills
Division of Surface Water - (614) 644-2001
Lancaster Police Department - (740) 687-6688
Erosion & Sediment Control for Builders & Contractors
Information for Storm
Water Pollution Solutions for Illicit Discharges
What should you as a landowner in an MS4 Community
Don't dump yard waste in streams and ditches.
Use the right rate of fertilizer on your yard.
Soil testing is offered at the local OSU Extension office.
Don't dump pet wastes in streams and ditches.
dump or pour oil, antifreeze and other hydrocarbons around your
Dry out your latex
to dispose of it.
Utilize rain barrels and
rain gardens to reduce localized flooding
and your use of ground water resources.
If you are regrading your lawn or building a new
structure, you should stabilize the site and place protective
devices to keep sediment from entering streams and ditches.
Aeration System Maintenance - inside the City of Pickerington
contact Charlie Broschart with Franklin Co. Public Health at (614)
525-3849. All other residents contact Steve Deeter with the
Fairfield Department of Health (740) 652-2800.
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For more information.......
EPA Office of Wastewater Management
EPA National Menu of Best Management Practices for Storm
Water Phase II
About the NPDES Storm Water Program
NPDES Storm Water Phase II Final Rule
EPA Storm Water Best Management Practices
National Institutes for Water Resources
National Association of Flood and Storm Water Management
Center for Watershed Protection
Water Management Association of Ohio
American Public Works Association
Water Environment Federation