Success Stories: City of Worthington

Submitted by Vicki Ruby, City Clerk/Treasurer-MS4 Coordinator and Jo Biehle, 4th Grade Teacher

Worthington Elementary School
​The City of Worthington demonstrated the importance of stormwater quality to school children through creation of lunch room bulletin boards and a water quality testing field trip aboard the P.A. Denny paddle boat operated by the Ohio River Sanitation Commission.

A stormwater theme with the Disney Film WALL E, as a “Saving the Earth through water conservation and pollution control” message. According to Jo Biehle, 4th grade teacher, “ The kids really responded in a positive fashion to the message on the bulletin board.”

  •  The City of Worthington purchased copies of "Discover Storm Water", ordered through Project WET , for all fourth graders.
  • Worthington Elementary School 4th grade students – Water testing trip aboard the P. A. Denny paddle boat operated by the Ohio River Sanitation Commission.