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Apr. 27, 2016 Stormwater Management

Green Infrastructure Projects Awards Program - Deadline May 17th

The National Association of Flood and Stormwater Management Agencies (NAFSMA) has officially opened the competition for the 2016 Stormwater Management Green Infrastructure Awards Program. To be eligible for consideration, applications need to be submitted by May 17, 2016.

The Green Infrastructure Awards Program application, which NAFSMA has undertaken under a Green Infrastructure Memorandum of Understanding signed with US EPA in early 2014, calls for submission of the project description that includes a site plan or diagram, and description s of the project’s environmental impact, economic impact, outreach efforts, results, maintenance (monitoring, upkeep, costs and reporting) and conclusion. This year’s award winners will be announced at the NAFSMA Annual Meeting in Portland, OR on August 22-25, 2016. Applications will be submitted electronically.

Applications for the awards program can be accessed at www.nafsma.org or can be sent to you directly by contacting sgilson@nafsma.org.

The Green Infrastructure Awards program is open to all public agencies as well as private firms working with a public agency on a green infrastructure project.