EVENTS to learn about Cost-Effective Green Infrastructure Implementation for professionals, contractors, and the general public
"Maria clearly demonstrated her knowledge of the subject matter and did a great job presenting the information in ways that were understandable and meaningful.”
— Susan Weedall, Forest Heights Homeowners Association, Chair of the Go Green Committee
Who should attend: anyone interested or engaged in implementing sustainable stormwater practices including commercial and residential contractors; public works staff; landscape architects, designers, and contractors; planners; architects; engineers; natural resource managers; builders; developers, homeowners and the general public.
Continuing Education Credits: These classes are likely to meet the continuing education credit requirements for engineers, archtitects, designers, contractors, and others.
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Who Should Attend. Jurisdictional staff from cities, counties, Designated Management Agencies (DMAs) and others implementing water quality regulation in Western Oregon. This training is a great way to get your jurisdictional staff "on board" with a new development code during the adaptation process, ensuring the most appropriate choices for your jurisdiction.
Interested professionals who may make water quality related decisions in your jurisdiction include:
Elected Officials (Invite them to join us free for the first 45 minutes to learn about the regulatory framework that may affect their decisions about stormwater management.)
Water Quality Program Managers
Other Water Quality stakeholders
Learning Objectives. Attendees will gain a better understanding of:
Low impact development and its value in reducing long-term community costs and meeting regulatory requirements.
The guidance template content and how it can help implement sites that protect water quality.
The process for adapting the LID guidance template into a stormwater management manual that may be required by code or offered as an optional permitting path for new and re-development and retrofit projects.
Key items to consider when choosing which best management practices to implement first
Green Girl Land Development Solutions LLC provides information for educational and outreach purposes only, to enhance the sustainability of sites. Unless adopted by the appropriate registered professional under contract, information provided is not for construction.
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