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Green Infrastructure Champions Workshop
October 11, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
SEMCOG, in partnership with the Great Lakes Commission, is hosting a SEMCOG University on Green Infrastructure planning and engineering practices. The Great Lakes Commission Green Infrastructure Champions Pilot Program is intended to catalyze the adoption of green infrastructure practices and policies across the Great Lakes region by bringing together green infrastructure leaders and helping them share their knowledge.
This workshop will include presentations from the City of Southfield, Macomb County and Clinton Township on green infrastructure planning and implementation opportunities. Additionally, Kate Morgan from the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District will highlight a recently released guidebook on Tackling Barriers to Green Infrastructure: An Audit of Local Codes and Ordinances. Participants will also have an opportunity to sign up for technical assistance through the mentoring network.
Who should attend?
Planners, engineers, consultants, and municipal representatives.
Note: Professional engineer continuing education credits (CECs) will be offered.
Park in the attached garage at 1 State Street, Detroit, MI 48226. Complimentary parking for this meeting has been reserved but cannot be guaranteed. Please visit SEMCOG’s location webpage for a map of alternative parking locations