Rain Catchers


Rain Catchers is a pilot project funded by a Clean Water Management Trust Fund grant to install small, residential stormwater retrofits, or rain catchers. The project clusters over 250 rain catchers including rain gardens, cisterns, trees, and downspout disconnections.

Downloads
  • Rain Catchers Maintenance Guide (PDF): This guide is for project participants. It outlines the required maintenance and provides additional background information on Rain Catchers.
  • Rain Catchers Project Area Map (PDF): The project area watershed is the headwaters for South Ellerbe Creek. Targeted neighborhoods include Old West Durham, Walltown, Trinity Heights, and Trinity Park.