May 15, 2017 09:49
Cape Coral will use the funds to upgrade about 300 catch basins and install enhanced swales. The new catch basins will enhance water quality by enabling more stormwater runoff to filter into the ground, rather than flowing directly through storm drains....
Sept. 19, 2011 04:42
The Board of Commissioners in Jackson County, Michigan, is looking into challenging the legality of the city’s stormwater fee. The Board contends that the fee is actually a tax which, under the state’s constitution, should have been voted on by residents before it was levied....
Sept. 17, 2012 04:08
The updates also include new steps to limit erosion, providing buffers around surface waters, steps to minimize pollution sources and new restrictions on discharges to areas already negatively affected by previous pollution....
Nov. 18, 2013 03:43
This park has two stormwater bioretention areas that can filter and treat runoff before it enters other water sources. “Everything that is draining off of this area is being treated in this site,” said Fred Grogan of Equinox Environmental. “What we’re trying to do is get that first inch of rain and divert it into the bioretention cell....

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