Presentation: Rain Water Mgmt. on Private Property Nov. 30

Presentation: Rain Water Mgmt. on Private Property Nov. 30

Berkley, MI – On November 30, 2017, the City of Berkley is hosting an informational event to help residents and home owners  manage rain water on private property.  The event will be held at 6:30 PM at the Berkley Public Library, 3155 Coolidge Hwy.

Christine Scott, of Paul C. Scott & Sons Plumbing, will provide information about the use of check valves and how they can mitigate basement flooding. Ms. Scott will discuss the installation process, maintenance procedures and the benefits available to those who have them.

Joshua Rubin, CEO of Michigan Rain Barrel Company, will discuss how rain barrels can move excess water away the home’s foundation, reduce storm water run-off  and  other benefits rain barrels provide.  A representative from the Clinton River Watershed Council will also be on hand to answer questions and discuss the benefits of rain barrel use.

For a limited time, Berkley residents can pre-order rain barrels from the Michigan Rain Barrel Company for $53.00 each.  This discounted price is available for purchases made before November 30, 2017.  Pre-ordered rain barrels will be available for pick-up at the Library on November 30.

Pre-order a rain barrel at   Insert the coupon code “BERKLEY” at check out to receive the special price of $53.00 for each rain barrel ordered.

After November 30, rain barrels can be purchased for $70.00 each.  To place an order after the event, visit . Insert the coupon code “BERKLEY” at check out to receive free shipping.

If you have any questions regarding the rain barrels, please contact Joshua Rubin at 248-417-8660 or email



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