Report Polluters

ST. CLAIR COUNTY WATER QUALITY HOTLINE


987-7253

 

The quicker we find these problems, the quicker we move toward cleaner water. Our 24-hour anonymous tipline is available 7 days a week.

  • Report sewage on the ground
  • Report illegal dumping in drains, ditches, ponds, lakes or streams
  • Report strong sewage odor
  • Learn about summertime beach closures
Be prepared to give the following information:
  • Location of the sewage (exact address if known)
  • Responsible party, if known
Examples of Illicit Discharges:
  • Failing septic systems
  • Illegal dumping of oil or grass clippings
  • Washing machine and dish washing water
  • Sanitary sewer connected to a storm drain
  • Commercial or industrial chemical discharge
MICHIGAN ENVIRONMENTAL POLLUTION
EMERGENCY ALERTING SYSTEM HOTLINE
800-292-4706
The PEAS 24-hour hotline should be used to report environmental pollution emergencies such as tanker accidents, pipeline breaks, and releases of reportable quantities of hazardous substances. This phone number rings into an answering service which is staffed 24 hours a day.
Photo examples of illicit discharges found in St. Clair County. (Click on picture to learn more about it).
Andrews Drain - oil dumped in road ditch in Kenockee Twp [Click here to view full size picture]
Andrews Drain - oil dumped in road ditch in Kenockee Twp
Paint gallons dumped in Bunce Creek [Click here to view full size picture]
Paint gallons dumped in Bunce Creek
Motor oil dumped down drain along Lakeshore [Click here to view full size picture]
Motor oil dumped down drain along Lakeshore
Computer monitor dumped in Bunce Creek [Click here to view full size picture]
Computer monitor dumped in Bunce Creek
Leaves dumped in Baldwin Drain [Click here to view full size picture]
Leaves dumped in Baldwin Drain
Active dumping in Ira Twp [Click here to view full size picture]
Active dumping in Ira Twp
Tires dumped in Angel Creek [Click here to view full size picture]
Tires dumped in Angel Creek
Oil dump [Click here to view full size picture]
Oil dump
This page last updated on 9/4/2013.
 
 

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