10 PWD Outfalls That Discharge Trash to Tookany – Tacony Creek

There are approximately 300 outfalls that discharge stormwater to the Tookany – Tacony – Frankford Creeks. Litter from streets, parking lots and illegal dumps is carried to the Creeks by run-off during/ after rain storms.

This slide shows takes you on a tour of 10 Philadelphia Water Department stormwater outfalls that carry Philadelphia litter to the Creeks.

map of Creek and PWD outfalls

Map of Creek and 10 PWD outfalls with trash

A pdf file of this slideshow is available here.  

Leave a Reply