630 miles of storm sewer carry stormwater from more than 53,000 stormwater inlets serving Kansas City. In addition, KC Water maintains a flood risk management system that includes 13.5 miles of levee and floodwall, operates 15 flood pump stations, and maintains six detention basins. On an annual basis, the stormwater utility cleans 18,000 storm inlets, repairs and replaces 300 catch basins.
Kansas City, Missouri is part of the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Community Rating System (CRS), which can help residents prevent or reduce flood losses. Please click the button to learn more.
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