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Flooding, Drainage, Report a Problem

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Report a blocked storm drain to Stormwater Management by using this form. To report or discuss other stormwater issues, call 919-969-7246 (RAIN) or email  Please call 911 after normal business hours or during holidays or weekends to report emergencies that affect health and safety.      


Sue Burke
Stormwater Senior Engineer
(Public Works Department)
208 N. Columbia Street
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Robert Sykes
Stormwater Maintenance Supervisor
(Public Works Department)
6850 Millhouse Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27516








For drainage maintenance issues, call Stormwater Management at 919-969-7246 (RAIN) or email us  at  Issues we can assist with include:Green Stream

  • clogged storm drain
  • broken storm drain
  • missing storm drain hood or lid
  • moving the grate of a storm drain 
  • flooding
  • erosion

For drainage problems involving State-maintained roads, the Town will contact the NC Department of Transportation. For drainage problems involving private property, the Town may provide informal technical information and advice.  

Drainage Assistance Program FAQ

  • Drainage Assistance Program
  • Mosquito Control
  • Flood Damage Prevention Ordinance (Code of Ordinances-Chapter 5; Article IV)   
  • Flood Insurance  
  • NFIP Elevation Certificate and Instructions    
  • NFIP Floodproofing Certificate for Non-Residential Structures       

  •                 Flood Mitigation Efforts and Emergency Management: Camelot Village Information Meeting 3/24/2016

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