Due to extremely cold conditions, the City is implementing special measures to keep people who are homeless safe.
If you see someone who needs shelter, call (215) 232-1984.
In effect: 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, March 20 to 11:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 22

Water, gas & utilities

Rain Check program

Rain Check is a Philadelphia Water program that helps residents manage stormwater at their homes. Participants can get a free rain barrel, or a downspout planter, rain garden, or porous paving installed at a reduced price.

  • Learn more about Rain Check or sign up (you must attend a workshop to take part in the program).