The Surface Water division is responsible for maintaining and improving the quality of streams, lakes and constructed drainage facilities in the City of Kirkland.
About Surface Water
Learn about Kirkland’s surface water utility; the City’s stormwater permit; and our local lakes, creeks and wetlands.
Prevent Water Pollution
Wash your car, care for your yard, and clean up after your pet while protecting your family and our local lakes and creeks.
Learn how to identify and report water pollution. Information to help businesses keep pollution from entering storm drains and local waterways.
Drainage & Flooding
Information on drainage issues and flood prevention.
Development & Construction
Information for developers regarding Kirkland’s surface water regulations and requirements.
Education & Stewardship
Learn about free school programs and volunteer opportunities offered by the Surface Water division.