Stormwater en Stormwater's new look <div class="field-deck"> Innovative projects beautify large areas while mitigating stormwater damage and educating the public </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Innovative projects beautify large areas while mitigating stormwater damage and educating the public.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Parks & Recreation Stormwater Wed, 27 Jun 2018 19:34:00 +0000 82421 at <p>Dubuque, Iowa&#39;s creek restoration project has reduced flash flooding while giving residents adjacent multi-use trails, a public orchard and more.</p> Pennsylvania town uses precast pipe to manage stormwater <div class="node-body article-body">The Hanover Township, Pa., Public Works Department tackled a major stormwater management project. They used precast pipe to remedy the situation. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Products at Work Stormwater Public Works Public Works Wed, 01 Mar 2017 16:13:00 +0000 76301 at <p>In the photo: Construction underway at the stormwater management project at Hanover Township Community Park in Bethlehem, Pa.</p> San Jose officials respond to historic flooding, field safety questions <div class="node-body article-body">Historic flooding in San Jose, Calif., has city officials scrambling to organize and carry out recovery efforts while struggling to answer questions on public safety and preparedness in the city. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Emergency Management Stormwater Mon, 27 Feb 2017 20:42:00 +0000 76261 at <p>Downtown San Jose, Calif. fountain by San Jose City Hall. Image via <a href="">Wikimedia Commons</a>.</p> Environmental Protection Agency gives cities money for stormwater management pilot <div class="node-body article-body">Five U.S. cities will receive $150,000 each to serve as pilot communities in a new U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) stormwater management initiative.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Stormwater Tue, 01 Nov 2016 18:52:00 +0000 74251 at <p>A stormwater runoff stream in Peoria, Ill. Image via <a href="">Wikimedia Commons</a>.</p> Municipalities turn to rain gardens as ways to manage stormwater, beautify areas <div class="node-body article-body">Cities and counties have found success in using rain gardens as a means of effective stormwater management while also installing additional green space in their areas. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Stormwater Tue, 30 Aug 2016 22:30:00 +0000 73021 at <p>A rain garden in the Allen Centennial Gardens on the University of Wisconsin-Madison&#39;s campus. Image via <a href="">Wikimedia Commons</a>.</p> Cities use different strategies to strengthen stormwater management <div class="node-body article-body">From porous pavement to baffle boxes, cities across the U.S. are employing different methods for mitigating stormwater's effects on their areas.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Operations & Management Stormwater Water Wed, 22 Jun 2016 16:13:00 +0000 71771 at <p>A stormwater treatment facility in the Northern Everglades in Florida. Image via <a href="">Wikimedia Commons</a>.</p> Sidestepping stormwater: The newest approach to managing urban stormwater is mitigating it <div class="node-body blog-body">Natural resource consultant John Buck describes ways of using soil science technology to mitigate stormwater in urban areas.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Stormwater Viewpoints Thu, 28 Apr 2016 21:56:00 +0000 70911 at New Jersey's local utilities to receive $1.9 billion toward Hurricane Sandy-damaged facilities <div class="field-byline"> Stephanie Toone </div> <div class="node-body article-body">New Jersey Governor Chris Christie signed legislation Tuesday allowing $1.9 billion in state financing toward 280 local projects that will restore wastewater infrastructure and protect drinking water for the state's citizens in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Infrastructure Environment Finance Stormwater Health & Welfare Treatment Waste Wastewater Wed, 26 Aug 2015 15:54:00 +0000 66491 at Via Air-powered mixer offers no-clog operation <div class="node-body article-body">Use the GridBee AP500 air-powered mixer for mixing all types of liquids in municipal and industrial wastewater treatment tanks.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Infrastructure Stormwater Green Wastewater Water & Wastewater Mon, 27 Jul 2015 15:49:00 +0000 66091 at <p>In the photo: The GridBee AP500 air-powered mixer from Medora Corp. At the left in the photo is the smallest model in the GridBee AP series. It fits through a 12-inch hatch and offers maintenance-free mixing for wastewater basins.</p> Photo: Medora Corp. Steel pipe is playing a role in Big Easy flood control (with related video) <div class="node-body article-body">AMERICAN’s spiral-welded steel pipe is playing a role in long-term flood control in New Orleans.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Construction Disaster Preparedness Infrastructure Emergency Management Stormwater Supply Water & Wastewater Public Works Tue, 12 May 2015 20:55:00 +0000 64381 at <p>In the photo: Installation of AMERICAN spiral-welded pipe is underway in New Orleans.</p>