Stormwater Management

MS4 Annual Reports

What is an Illicit Discharge?

Illicit discharges, also known as illegal discharges, are the introduction of non-stormwater runoff, sewage, or hazardous materials into the public stormwater system.

Illicit Discharge Examples

Report Illicit Discharge

Three Ways to Report an Illicit Discharge

If you observe illicit discharges to the storm sewer system, you can report the activity by:

  1. Calling the Township of Pine at 724-625-1591 (M-F, 8:00 AM. - 4:30 PM.)
  2. Calling the Allegheny 911 for emergency reporting
  3. Click the "Access Pine" icon, Complete, and Submit.
Effluent from Septic Tanks
Air Conditioning CondensationDust Control Water
Gasoline, Automotive Fluid SpillsCrawl Space Pump DischargeLawn Water
Illegal Household Hazardous Waste ie. PaintGroundwaterPermitted Discharge Covered Under Another Permit
Improper Disposal of Auto & Household ToxinsFooting DrainsStreet/Sidewalk Wash Water
Improper Disposal of Yard Waste ie. LeavesFoundation DrainsSwimming Pool Discharge
Laundry/Sanitary WastewaterIrrigation Water from Agricultural SourcesWaterline/Hydrant Flush Water
Sediment/Pollutants from Construction Sites

Vehicle Wash Wastewater