Stormwater Services promotes stewardship of the lakes, creeks and drainage ways through Abilene, and works to maintain regulatory compliance with applicable federal, state, and local stormwater regulations.  The division performs inspections on Abilene’s construction sites and industrial facilities, educational outreach, and maintenance on the City’s Municipal Separate Storm System or MS4.

Save Our Waterways

 Links to Master Drainage Plan presented to City Council:

Stormwater Master Drainage Plan Final - Presented to Council October 25,2018

Stormwater Master Drainage Plan Draft - Presented to Council November 14th, 2017

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Stormwater Services Weekly Scheduled Projects

May 23 - 31, 2019

Creek Channel Maintenance

  • Catclaw Creek at Cobb Park
  • Cedar Creek at WIll Hair

Drainage Easement Maintenance

  • N. 1st & S. 1st , Sayles to Shelton
  • Maple, Tannehill and Woodcock
  • Bridge Decks, Chachalaca, and Jennings
  • Ben Richie Dr near Mulligans
  • Grouse, Chucker, and Bob White

Mowing/Tree Trimming

  • South Fork of Catclaw Creek
  • Hardwick and Fairway Oaks from Antilley to FM 707
  • FM 707 from HWY 83/84 to FM 1750 and FM 707 spur
  • Maple from FM 707 to CR 111
  • Maple from S. 11 th to CR 111
  • Old Sam’s Club and Russell
  • Detention Ponds:
    • Northway
    • Swift Water
    • Cotton Candy
    • Lone Star
    • Mesquite Forest

Street Sweeping

  • S9 - Portland
  • N5 - Nelson, Evergreen, Gill, Green Valley, Scotland, Washington, Scott, Ave F
  • Central Business District - Cypress, Cedar, N. 2nd, N. 5th, N. 6th, Ash, Plum
  • Arterials - N. 1st, Barrow, Mockingbird, S. Pioneer, Sayles

Stormwater Services Weekly Completed Projects

May 17 - 24, 2019

Creek Channel Maintenance

  • Elm Creek at Rivercrest
  • Cedar Creek at Wil Hair
  • Elm Creek at Antilley
  • Catclaw Creek at COE

Drainage Easement Maintenance

  • Northway and Griffith Rd
  • Bridge Decks

Mowing/Tree Trimming

  • Antilley Rd from Buffalo Gap Rd to Elm Creek
  • Corsicana Ave at Clack Middle School
  • Detention Ponds:
    • Rio Mesa
    • Bob-O-Link

Street Sweeping

  • S9 - Pecan, Locust, Cherry
  • N5 - Cottonwood, N. 5th, N. 6th, Almond, Stevenson, Carver, Cockerel
  • Central Business District - B. 2nd, N. 3rd, N. 7th, N. 6th, S. 4th, Sycamore, Chestnut, Oak, Ash
  • Arterials - Barrow, S. 7th, Judge Ely, S. 14th

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