Videos for Elected Officials

Video 1: LID and Stormwater: An Overview

Low impact development is where green infrastructure and stormwater management meet. What are the terms, the benefits to the landscape and the community, and why it matters in today’s regulatory environment.

Video 2: LID and Stormwater: An Elected Official’s Perspective

Low impact development techniques are now the “preferred method” for stormwater management in WA. Local elected officials need to understand what this means to their jurisdictions and the policy issues to consider.

Video 3: LID and Stormwater: The View from a Program Manager

Stormwater management best practices are changing in WA. What do local jurisdictions need to consider when integrating LID into local codes and work programs? Budget, staff training,and community conversations all need to change.