Wayne Art Center Stormwater Management Techniques

Wayne Art Center Stormwater Management Techniques

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The stormwater management improvements at Wayne Art Center include three rain gardens and a pervious asphalt parking lot with a subsurface storage and infiltration system. Continue reading

Mill Creek HOPE IV Site Redevelopment Stormwater Management Techniques

Mill Creek HOPE IV Site Redevelopment Stormwater Management Techniques

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In 2002, the Philadelphia Housing Authority partnered with the Philadelphia Water Department (PWD) on the redevelopment of the Mill Creek housing project, a 12.6 acre site located in West Philadelphia. Continue reading

Dansko Corporate Headquarters Stormwater Management Techniques

Dansko Corporate Headquarters Stormwater Management Techniques

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Located in southern Chester County, the building that houses the Dansko shoe company’s headquarters and its company store has received Gold LEED Certification from the U.S. Green Building Council for its innovative use of green building practices, which also address sustainable stormwater management. Continue reading

Avon Grove Charter School Stormwater Management Techniques

Avon Grove Charter School Stormwater Management Techniques

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In the late fall of 2008, preparations began for the initial stages of an innovative new initiative designed to create both an overarching focus for environmental programming for the year, and to create a space for environmental research and discovery previously unavailable at AGCS. Continue reading