Wild Goose Farm Stormwater Management Techniques

Wild Goose Farm Stormwater Management Techniques

Description

Existing stormwater management facilities at Wild Goose Farm, a residential development, include three dry detention basins, a conveyance system comprised of a series of concrete swales, and a storm sewer system. Continue reading

Second Ward Park & Playground Stormwater Management Techniques

Second Ward Park & Playground Stormwater Management Techniques

Description

The objective of the retrofit project was to incorporate stormwater Best Management Practices (BMPs) into the recreational improvements being planned by the Township with an overall goal of improving water quality and water resource conditions in the Darby-Cobbs Creek watershed as well as controlling local flooding. Continue reading

Haven in the Goodlands Stormwater Management Plan

Haven in the Goodlands Stormwater Management Plan

Description

Centro Nuevo Creacion (New Creation Community Center) serves as the site for an after-school program and community workshops, classes and summer enrichment programs in Philadelphia’s West Kensington neighborhood known as the Badlands. Continue reading

Cobbs Creek Corridor Stormwater Management Plan

Cobbs Creek Corridor Stormwater Management Plan

Description

To improve a corridor of Cobbs Creek upstream from the existing Marshall Road restoration site, A.D. Marble and Company designed a site plan in 2005 for the Philadelphia Water Department.  Continue reading