Did your community experience flooding and subsequent issues this spring? Have you considered using Low Impact Development (LID) or stormwater best management practices for your storm sewer system?
Jim Hegarty, P.E. and Jason Washler, P.E. gave a presentation yesterday at the American Public Works (APWA) conference at Shanty Creek Resort in Belaire, Michigan, about how green streets can help manage stormwater. Click to see the Prezi, which includes a couple of case histories of municipal projects that include some of these features.