APRIL 19, 2019 RAIN EVENT

The rain event from April 19 of this year was a rare event. The storm system brought heavy rainfall and severe thunderstorms to much of north and central Georgia. The path of very heavy rainfall received a widespread 3 to 6 inch rainfall totals, in some places over 6 inches. This type of rain event typically happens every 150 to 200 years.

ROCKDALE COUNTY

OLD PIPES:

These pipes were buried in the ground decades ago to convey runoff. They only last 20-30 years and deteriorate over time. Throughout the County, most of the metal pipes need replacement. When the pipes fail, the roads fall in…

NEW PIPES:

Multiple roads throughout Rockdale County were severely effected requiring immediate emergency closures and repairs.  Rockdale County Stormwater Road Maintenance Crew is working tirelessly to ensure that your infrastructure is brought into the compliance above expectation.  Here are some before and after photos of just a few of our completed projects.  Stay tuned in 2020 for an updated list and more progress pics!

Norton Road

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Dennard Rd

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Royal Annsbrook Subdivision

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770 Virginia Court:

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