NOTE. Next event in this Speaker Series – January 15.
On December 11 the first in the Beyond Tunnel Vision Speaker Series featured two green infrastructure experts who drew on their experience with national green infrastructure leaders – Philadelphia and New York City. Green infrastructure offers facilities and natural features, such as trees, green roofs, rain gardens and smart streetscaping, that capture and hold rainwater where it falls reducing the flows that need to be conveyed and processed. The ‘Gray’ infrastructure currently adopted by ALCOSAN involves the design and construction of massive underground tunnels and storage facilities, and expanded treatment capacity. (more…)