The Surface Water Management Division operates and maintains the drainage systems created by Act 40 Public Acts of 1956 (Drain Code). There are currently over 1400 districts established within Genesee County.
The Division also constructs and maintains those Lake Level Controls on rivers and water bodies within Genesee County as designated by the Board of Commissioners. There are currently 11 controls.
The Drain Commissioner is the designated county agency for stormwater management by the Board of Commissioner's and coordinates the efforts in the Watershed Management for the County under the NPDES Phase II requirements.
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