January 29, 2015

Environmental Artists Take Note: Storm Drain Art Contest Announced

Montgomery County residents, ages 13 and above, who are artistic and want to help educate the public about the connection between local storm drains, streams and the Chesapeake Bay, are invited to submit entries to the inaugural Storm Drain Art Contest.

Check the news release for details about submitting art.

Entries are due by February 23 at 2 p.m. EST. The winning pieces of art will be painted on storm drains in the County for Earth Day 2015.

The contest is hosted by the County Department of Environmental Protection and Rock Creek Conservancy.

For more information on the contest, including photos of some storm drain art and how to submit entries, visit www.mygreenmontgomery.org/art.