SWIM project proposal form

To request storm drain marker kits for your community project submit the following completed form or print out and mail to:

Storm Water Inlet Marking (SWIM) Program
Harris County Flood Control District
9900 Northwest Freeway
Houston, TX 77092

Or fax to 713-956-3080
Questions? Email them to: herman.sanders@hcfcd.hctx.net

***Please schedule your SWIM kit pick-up between 7:30 AM - 11:30 PM and 1:00 PM - 4:30 PM Monday through Friday (Minimum: 10 markers per request)

Please provide us with the following information:

What is physical location of your project?

Would you like to view an instructional PowerPoint regarding safety and proper marker installation?      
(Click Here to download)

Please review and/or download the Instructional and Safety Presentation   

Important Note: Please don’t forget to complete the SWIM Project Waiver Form. To receive your SWIM Kit, ALL participants must sign the waiver. Anyone under 18 years of age requires a parent/guardian signature. Harris County will exchange the signed waivers for a SWIM Kit on the day of pickup.

Check Out a SWIM Kit

Harris County will provide a SWIM Kit (unless all kits are checked out) that include the following: Traffic Cones, Safety Flags, Bright Colored Safety Vests, Scrub Brushes, and Rubber Gloves. The kit will also contain the desired number of SWIM Markers and *tubes of adhesive. The number of safety equipment items will vary depending on the size of the project. *Every tube of adhesive allows for the placement of 10 markers. (Ex. 100 markers requires 10 tubes of adhesive)

All SWIM Kits must be returned after a project is complete.

What is the RETURN date for your SWIM Kit?
(2 Week Maximum from Project Completion Date)
Please email or call a day ahead to schedule the return of your SWIM Kit. Harris County sincerely appreciates your participation and assistance in protecting our enviornment.


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