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Designing for Impact: Low Impact Development Implementation Workshop
This workshop focused on some of the common challenges local communities face when implementing Low Impact Development projects and policies. Attendees learned how local governments can incentivize Low Impact Development through their development codes and ensure that Low Impact Development features are properly installed and maintained.
Participants of the LID Mobile Workshop toured four existing LID projects in the H-GAC region. Project team members shared the “LID story” of each of the developments on the tour, including, Queenston Manor Apartments, City of Houston: Fire Station 90, Bagby Street, and Mandell Park.
Mary Martha Gaiennie
This half-day workshop showcased how different LID techniques can work in the 13-county Houston-Galveston region.
John R. Blount
Clean water is crucial to our region's environment, economy, and quality of life. Our Clean Waters Initiative (CWI) program offers workshops that help local governments, landowners, and citizens develop effective strategies to reduce pollution in our area waterways.
Learn more from presentations about Regional Water Conservation, Yard Wise, Flood Control Landscaping, Compost and Green Roofs, Nutrients and Sediments in our waterways, and Low Impact Development for Developers.
Houston-Galveston Area Council