Cisterns are containers used for for collecting, storing and using rainwater for landscape irrigation and other uses. The rainwater is collected from impervious surfaces, such as roofs, into a container (called a cistern) for later use. Rain barrels are form of cistern.

Examples of cisterns on the Stormwater Solutions Self-Guided Tour:

Divine Creations
3095 Old Hollow Road, 



Enterprise Center
1922 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive

(View from parking lot behind the building)




Family Services
1200 S. Broad St.
(Next to the driveway on Broad Street)