Green Infrastructure and Issues in Managing Urban Stormwater

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This report discusses the stormwater problems that occur because rainwater that once soaked into the ground now runs off hard surfaces like rooftops, parking lots, and streets in excessive amounts. The report also discusses a framework document, intended to provide communities with flexibility to prioritize needed water infrastructure investments.

Creator(s): Copeland, Claudia
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: March 21, 2014
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Copeland, Claudia

Specialist in Resources and Environmental Policy

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Publisher Info: Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress
Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: March 21, 2014
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United States
Description:

This report discusses the stormwater problems that occur because rainwater that once soaked into the ground now runs off hard surfaces like rooftops, parking lots, and streets in excessive amounts. The report also discusses a framework document, intended to provide communities with flexibility to prioritize needed water infrastructure investments.

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29 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Resource Type: Report
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