Archive | August, 2012

U.S. EPA To Provide $950,000 for Green Infrastructure Implementation in U.S. Communities

At the 2012 Stormwater Symposium, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced that it will provide $950,000 in technical assistance to 17 communities across 16 states for expanding the use of green infrastructure. These cities represent the second round of green infrastructure community partnerships. Read more.

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WEFTEC Stormwater Programming Continues to Expand

The Water Environment Federation (WEF) will host WEFTEC® 2012 Sept. 30 – Oct. 3 at the New Orleans Morial Convention Center. WEFTEC will include more than 75 presentations dedicated to stormwater, with programming in every time slot. In addition to sessions, there will be 3 workshops covering green infrastructure, funding, and linking stormwater controls to […]

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Setting our Sights on Stormwater

By Mike Beezhold, WEF Stormwater Committee Chair Hot temperatures and heavy rains didn’t dampen the spirits of the more than 360 stormwater professionals from around the country attending the inaugural Stormwater Symposium 2012 in Baltimore. Rather it emphasized the importance of stormwater management and energized good conversation, learning, and professional networking. Participants made the most […]

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