WORDS / KODY FORD
Water runoff isn’t a sexy topic. Seriously, try bringing it up at your next party. You’ll clear the room. But over the last few years, municipalities have found creative ways to raise awareness of storm drains and how water runoff can affect the water supply itself.
Upstream Art has slowly been raising the profile in Northwest Arkansas since 2012. Now Little Rock is getting in on the game with Drain Smart, which also allows artists to paint a mural on 17 drains around the city.