Why Do We Pay For Stormwater Collection?

Most BSB bills reflect charges for two different services: sanitary sewer and storm water. The storm water fee supports projects to reduce sewer overflow and water pollution caused by rainwater runoff. Storm water runoff occurs when precipitation from rain or snowmelt flows over the ground. Impervious surfaces like driveways, sidewalks, pavement, rooftops and parking lots […]

Stormwater Management Services

The stormwater utility service area is consistent with the MS4 permit boundary as designated by WV Department of Environmental Protection. The service area includes approximately 10,000 customers within the City of Beckley, Cranberry, Prosperity, Sprague, Raleigh and Dry Hill Road communities. Since 2007, The BSB’s stormwater utility has been providing stormwater management services in the […]