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One Water: Water Quality and Management in Our Area

The Summit Free Public Library, The Great Swamp Watershed Association, and The Rahway River Watershed Association  present a 3-part series of talks on how to protect our water.

Session #3 (May 21st - date changed due to inclement weather)

Green Infrastructure for Managing Storm Water:  New Jersey’s New Rules 

Green infrastructure can win a trifecta: managing heavy rain and snow, improving water supplies, and enhancing real estate development. The Department of Environmental Protection is issuing new rules for storm water management that mandate use of green infrastructure such as bioswales, rain gardens, pervious pavement, tree wells, etc. Learn about these elements of landscape architecture and how they enhance aesthetics, health, and safety from Marian Glenn, Summit Environmental Commissioner and President of the Trustees of the Rahway River Watershed Association.

 

 

Date:
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Time:
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Location:
Lower Level Program Room

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