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Green Infrastructure Maintenance Workshop

September 17, 2015 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am EDT

Designed for individuals responsible for designing or maintaining green infrastructure such as municipal public works, landscapers, students, landscape architects and engineers.

Registration Fee

  • $60 Registration
  • $30 Discounts available for Municipalities & Non-Profit Staff
  • Scholarships available for students

Workshop Schedule (3 hours of continuing education)

  • 8:00–8:45 a.m.  Registration and continental breakfast
  • 8:45-9:00 a.m. Welcome
  • 9:00–9:30 a.m. Rain Gardens, Eric French, Eisler Landscapes
  • 9:30–10:00 a.m. Green Roofs, Eric French, Eisler Landscapes
  • 10:00–10:15 a.m.  Break
  • 10;15–10:45 a.m. Pervious Concrete and Porous Asphalt Pavements, Bruce Cody, PA Aggregates & Concrete Association
  • 10:45–11:15 a.m. Permeable Pavers, Phil Austin, Unilock
  • 11:15 a.m.–12:15 p.m. Lunch
  • 12:30–2:00 p.m. Tour/Practicum Rain Garden, Green Roof, Porous Asphalt Pavement

Workshop Objectives

  • Understand how GI maintenance impacts performance
  • Identify ways that GI design impacts maintenance, with lessons learned
  • Evaluate GI maintenance requirements specific to Southwestern PA
  • Determine GI maintenance frequency and requirements based on GI type

Questions?

Call 3RWW at 412-578-8375.

GI Maintenance

Details

Date:
September 17, 2015
Time:
8:00 am - 9:00 am
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Organizer

3 Rivers Wet Weather
Phone:
412-578-8375

Venue

Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, Inc.
One Schenley Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
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