Jun 01, 2009

June 2009

The message varies—“Control of Storm Water Fees Now Up to Voters,” “Storm Water Funding May Dry Up,” “Storm Water Utility Set to Buy New Street Sweeper”—but the bottom line is clear: Storm water utilities have caught on, and they’re populating today’s…
Related search terms from www.waterinfolink.com: BMPs, filtration, testing criteria When it comes to manufactured storm water best management practices (BMPs), we as an industry have a tendency to lump all technologies together and assign generic…
Related search terms from www.waterinfolink.com: soil stability, drainage, IECA Understanding the principles of proper drainage and control of surface and subsurface water and how these principles impact soil infrastructure is vital for the development…
Related search terms from www.waterinfolink.com: LID, rainwater management, runoff Low-impact development (LID) is the latest buzz term in the world of land development. According to the Low Impact Development Center, LID is “a new, comprehensive land…
Related search terms from www.waterinfolink.com: storm water utility, public outreach As storm water programs continue to be developed, it becomes increasingly clear that storm water quantity and quality management comprise only one part of an integrated…
Related search terms from www.waterinfolink.com: drainage, swales, water quality Save the Dunes Conservation Fund (SDCF), located in northwest Indiana, was established in 1994 to protect the environment of the Indiana Dunes and Lake Michigan watershed.…
Related search terms from www.waterinfolink.com: highway runoff, erosion, ditch lining Along the western side of the St. Lawrence River in Quebec, Ontario, Canada, runs one of the oldest major highways—Échangeur Rte. 138. On a recent construction project…
Related search terms from www.waterinfolink.com: modeling, underground storage Detention ponds are a frequently used tool for managing storm water runoff. By detaining runoff in a storage area, peak flows can be reduced in order to approximate the…
Related search terms from www.waterinfolink.com: rainwater harvesting, reuse, irrigation A community with limited water resources. Sound familiar? Two outdated yet ingrained philosophies of infrastructure design that greatly affect water use inefficiency…
Related search terms from www.waterinfolink.com: StormCon, conference, expo The world’s largest storm water pollution prevention conference—and all the industry professionals, technologies and education opportunities that come with it—returns to the West…
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