MEMPHIS STORMWATER
QUALITY AND QUANTITY PROGRAM

QUANTITY OF OUR WATER

Stormwater surface run-off has to be managed:

Institute an Asset Management system for the City’s drainage infrastructure

Align all stormwater efforts within the City to get the best outcomes for our citizens

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

The primary focus of the MSQ2  Program Team will be to address flooding issues in the City of Memphis in a transparent and fiscally responsible manner. We will work to evolve the City’s approach from being reactive to flooding events to pro-actively identifying areas at risk of flooding and finding ways to mitigate those risks.

Yes.  The Stormwater Master Plan consists of various Drainage Studies. Link to the Studies page:

https://www.memphistn.gov/government/engineering/roadway-drainage-design/drainage-masterplan-studies/

Questions or issues regarding flooding in the City of Memphis can be directed to the city’s 311 webpage or by calling 311.

WHAT WE’RE ABOUT

A program that enhances quality of life through sustainable, equitable, and innovative solutions for flood reduction and water quality improvements to support Memphis as the City of Choice in which to live, learn, work and play.

Average Memphis
Rainfall Annually

53-54 inches

Source:
memphischamber.com

Total Proposed Cost for
Flood Mitigation Projects

Over $35 million

From
2020-2024

Stormwater
Management Manuals

How we manage

From
2006

PROJECTS AND SOLUTIONS FOR
MEMPHIS’ STORMWATER NEEDS

The City of Memphis’ vision is for a cleaner, greener city with the awareness that every citizen has an impact on the quality of water that flows down our roads, into our watersheds, and ultimately down the Mississippi River to the Gulf of Mexico. We envision a city with the awareness that our daily actions and inactions impact the globe.

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