Tag: Stormwater

“One Water” Guide Taps SARA Green Infrastructure Project

A Texas Hill Country guidebook on water stewardship features low-impact development guidelines Freese and Nichols drafted for the San Antonio River Authority and San Antonio’s Brooks Development.

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Krista Melnar

Flood Awareness: The Power of Water

May marks Flood Awareness Month in Oklahoma, and May 24-28 marks Flood Awareness Week in Texas. Earlier this year, Georgia recognized […]

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Trey Shanks

Investment in Water Infrastructure is Essential for Economic Recovery, ASCE Report Says

Has the phrase “wash your hands” ever carried more significance than it has this year? Despite all the attention, we […]

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Jim Keith

We’ll See You Virtually at ASFPM

The 2020 ASFPM Annual National Conference, originally scheduled to be held in Fort Worth, Texas, has been moved to a […]

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Krista Melnar

TWDB Continues Forward Progress on the Texas State Flood Plan

The Texas Water Development Board (TWDB) kicked off state and regional flood planning in Texas with the approval of rules […]

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Krista Melnar

ASFPM Updates Flood Mapping for the Nation

The Association of State Floodplain Managers has issued an updated version of its report Flood Mapping for the Nation, estimating […]

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Chris Johnson

Who Pays for Drainage Infrastructure Serving New Development?

Texas cities are learning that there could be costly implications associated with some higher drainage standards for new development and […]

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Scott Hubley

How to Get Involved on Texas Flood Planning

Texas cities, counties and other public entities have an unprecedented opportunity this year to plan for and repair damages caused […]

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Justin Oswald

Channel Walls: Finding the Right Type

How do you know what type of wall fits for improving a channel? The Delaware Creek Channel Improvements project, a […]

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Mark Evans

Feedback Wanted for Proposed Flood Infrastructure Fund Rules and Plan

Stakeholders have until mid-January to review and comment on the proposed Flood Infrastructure Fund rules and Flood Intended Use Plan. […]

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Cory Stull

How Drainage Analysis, Innovation Drive the Texas Central High-Speed Train

In order to connect passengers between Dallas and Houston in 90 minutes, the proposed Texas Central High-Speed Rail must cross […]

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Scott Hubley

Texas Voters OK Propositions For Funding Projects and Flood Planning

On Nov. 5, Texas voters approved Proposition 2 and Proposition 8, constitutional amendments related to funding projects for economically distressed […]

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