Advocacy
Stormwater Case Studies by State

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Alabama

Auburn Research Park-Building One, Auburn
Catalyst MRP West, Madison
Green for Life, Auburn
Greenwood Park, Birmingham
Lyon Residence, Birmingham
Railroad Park, Birmingham
Ruffner Mountain Nature Center, Birmingham
Saughahatchee Creek Watershed Low Impact Development - Lundy Chase, Auburn
Shops of Grand River, Leeds
Sinclairs Restaurant Renovation, Lake Martin
St Vincents One-Nineteen Health and Wellness Facility, Hoover
Vestavia Soccer Complex, Vestavia Hills

Alaska

Habitat for Humanity Anchorage 12 unit Condo Development, Anchorage
Nancy Street Wetland Enhancement, Juneau

Arizona

Apache Nitrogen Solar and Rainwater Project, Benson
Arizona State University - Academic Buildings, Mesa
Taylor Mall - City of Phoenix and Arizona State University Downtown Campus, Phoenix
Tempe Transportation Center, Tempe
Underwood Family Sonoran Landscape Laboratory, Tuscon

Arkansas

Arvest Bank - Joyce Street Branch, Fayetteville
Beaver Water District New Administration Building, Lowell
Woodlands Edge, Little Rock

California

Blythe Recreation Center, Los Angeles
Braddock Drive Elementary School and Gifted Magnet - Learning-Walking-Reading Garden, Culver City
Brisbane City Hall Rain Garden, Brisbane
Chatsworth Station Parking Lot, Chatsworth
College of Marin Botanical Arboretum, Marin
Cucamonga Basin #6, Upland
Davis Court, San Francisco
Dixieanne Avenue Green Street, Sacramento
DIY Home Center, South Lake Tahoe
Doyle Hollis Park, Emeryville
Echo Park Lake, Los Angeles
El Cerrito - San Pablo Avenue Rain Garden, El Cerrito
El Cerrito City Hall, El Cerrito
Elmer Avenue Neighborhood Retrofit Demonstration Project, Los Angeles
Fountaingrove Meadows, Santa Rosa
Fox Square, Oakland
Freedom Park Drive, Sacramento
Garvanza Park Stormwater BMP Project, Los Angeles
Gateway Business Center, Irwindale
Hacienda Hills Trailhead Barbara Fish Trail, Hacienda Hills
Inland Empire Utilities Agency, Chino
Innovation Village Phase 3, Pomona
Joint Use Facility City College of San FranciscoLibrary Park, Glendora
La Jolla Shores Area of Special Biological Significance (ASBS) Dry Weather Flow and Pollution Control Program, San Diego
Los Angeles Zoo Parking Lot Project, Los Angeles
Los Angeles Zoo Parking Lot, Los Angeles
Louie Pompei Memorial Sports Park, Glendora
Marsh Park, Los Angeles
Mickleson Residence, Berkeley
Northeast LA Stormwater Capture and Recreation Sites Plan, Los Angeles
Oak Glen Creek Detention Basins, Yucaipa
Oros Green Street Project, Los Angeles
Pacheco Plaza, Novato
Paramount Dills Park, Paramount
Peck Park, Los Angeles
PEETS Coffee and Tea Roasting Facility, Alameda
Pioneer Trail Roundabout, Truckee
Reducing Nonpoint Source (NPS) Sediment and Pesticide Pollution in County Road Maintenance Operations, Santa Cruz
Revelle Student Housing, San Diego
Riverdale Green Street, Los Angeles
San Joaquin Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary, Irvine
San Mateo County Sustainable Green Streets, San Mateo
South Los Angeles Wetland Park Site Plan, Los Angeles
Steamer Landing Park and Shoreline Trail, Petaluma
Stone Brewing World Bistro and Gardens, Escondido
Sullivan, Los Altos
Tassafaronga Housing Complex, Oakland
Tujunga Wash Greenway, Los Angeles
Tuxford Green, Sun Valley
Vernal Pool Restoration, Davis
Westside Park Rainwater Irrigation- Baldwin to Ballona, Los Angeles
Winery Brewery and Food Science Facility, Davis

Colorado

Canal Importation Ponds and Outfall, Fort Collins
Central Park Recreation Center, Denver
Derby - Commerce City Intersection-Plaza, Commerce City
Loveland Sports Park, Loveland
Medical Center of the Rockies, Loveland
St Augustine Catholic Church, Brighton
Syncline Residence, Boulder

Connecticut

Bridgeport Main Street Improvements, Bridgeport
Eisenhower Park Wetland Creation Project, Milford
Preston, Kent
Rogers International Environmental K-8 Magnet School, Stamford
Stepping Stones Museum for Children, Norwalk
Toth Memorial Park, Easton

District of Columbia

1050 K Street
Brent Elementary Schoolyard Greening Project
Constitution Square - 1st Street
Court 5 South Building Green Roof
GW Square 80 Public Plaza
JPDS Greenspace
Lincoln Cottage & Smith Visitor Education Center
Nannie Helen Burroughs Ave
Newark Street Dog Park
Pennsylvania Ave, SE
Washington National Cathedral Olmsted Woods

Florida

Bioswales and Rain Gardens, Naples
Florida Aquarium, Tampa
Florida Civil War Center, Jacksonville
Hillsborough Community College - Southshore Campus, Ruskin
Kaiserman Residence, Melbourne Beach
Magdalene Reserve, Tampa
Madera - Community and Model Center, Gainesville
Sustainable Water Resource Management Plan for Winter Haven and the Peace Creek Watershed, Winter Haven
Tampa Bay Office Waterscape - IBM, Tampa
The River of Grass, Naples

Georgia

Cedar Shoals HS Rain Garden, Athens
Emory University Stormwater Master Plan, Atlanta
Historic Fourth Ward Park - Phase 1, Atlanta
Performing and Visual Arts Corridor at the University of Georgia, Athens
Richmond Hill Community Center, Richmond Hill
Rock Mill Park, Alpharetta
Triangle Parking Lot, Stone Mountain
Zonolite Nickel Bottom Park, Atlanta

Idaho

Amity Elementary School, Boise
Fernan Elementary School, Coeur d'Alene
Lake City High School, Coeur d'Alene
Lizard Butte Library, Marsing
North Idaho College Library, Coeur d'Alene
Panhandle Health District Office Building, Hayden
Post Falls City Hall, Post Falls
Riverstone Mixed Use Development Phase 1, Coeur d'Alene
Siena K-8 School, Meridian
Woodland Middle School, Coeur d'Alene

Illinois

Advocate Lutheran General Hospital Patient Tower, Park Ridge
AMCOL International Bioswale, Hoffman Estates
Anne Reid Early Childhhod Learning Center, Naperville
Aurora Country Club, Aurora
Ball Horticulture Corporate Campus, West Chicago
Blackwell Urban Stream Research Center, Warrenville
Bowes Creek Country Club, Elgin
Carrington Reserve, West Dundee
Cermak Road Sustainable Streetscape, Chicago
Cole Center, Aurora
Danada Visitor Gardens, Wheaton
Deerpath Golf Course, Lake Forest
Fed Ex Cargo Sort Building, Chicago
Harbor Springs Homeowners Association, Aurora
Hidden Oaks Nature Center, Bolingbrook
Kane County Cougars Events Center, Geneva
Lemont Police Station, Lemont
Montgomery Naturalized Basin Maintenance, Montgomery
Naper Settlement Outdoor History Museum, Naperville
One Drop at a Time - 168 Elm Ave Pilot Project, Elmhurst
Prairie View Pond and Dragon Fly Landing, Lisle
Robinson Park Pervious Concrete Parking Lot, Peoria
Spring Lake Park, Aurora
The Morton Arboretum, Meadow Lake and Main Parking Lot, Lisle
West Hall, Elmhurst College, Elmhurst
Wight and Company Corporate Campus, Darien

Indiana

Alabama Street CSO Abatement Pilot Project, Indianapolis
Combined Sewer Separation Project - CSO 143, Indianapolis
Gateways Greenways and Downtown Redevelopment, Franklin
Ohio Street Pilot Project, Indianapolis
Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center, Mishawaka
The Nature Conservancy Efroymson Conservation Center, Indianapolis
Town of Speedway Combined Sewer Separation Project, Speedway

Iowa

Charles City Downtown Permeable Streetscape, Charles City
Iowa Green Streets Pilot Project
Saylor Creek Watershed Improvements, Ankeny
Upper Iowa University, Fayette

Kansas

Applebee's Support Center - Courtyard Rain Gardens, Lenexa
Applebees Support Center - Treatment Train, Lenexa
Johnson County Community College SE Quadrant Stormwater Treatment Project, Overland Park
Kansas State University International Student Center Rain-Garden, Manhattan
Student Rain Garden, Lawrence
West Campus Urban Stormwater Management Project, Lawrence

Kentucky

Beargrass Creek Watershed Master Plan, Louisville
EPA Technical Assistance and Design Guidebooks
Georgetown Fire Station Parking Lot, Georgetown
McConnell Springs Wetlands Demonstration Project, Lexington
Northern Kentucky Sanitation District No 1 (SD1) & Public Service Park, Fort Wright
Old Brownsboro Crossing Low Impact Development Plaza, Louisville
Terraced Reforestation, Covington

Louisiana

City of Alexandria 3rd Street Corridor Enhancements, Alexandria
City of Ruston-Louisiana Research Park Streetscape, Ruston
Compton Park, Alexandria
Diamond B Construction Bridge Truss Courtyard, Alexandria
Dillard University East Campus, New Orleans
Episcopal High School Stormwater Rain Garden, Baton Rouge
Forest Community Park, Baton Rouge
Lexington Elementary Environmental Education Wetland, Monroe
Mary Bird Perkins Oncology Center, Houma
Model Community Watershed Development - Phase I - Marais des Cannes, Scott
Oak Wing Golf Course, Alexandria
Rain Garden Residence, Shreveport
Squire Creek Residence, Lincoln Parish
St Landry Parish Visitor's Center, St. Landry Parish
The Muses Apartments, New Orleans
Tri-Centennial Place Parking Lot, New Orleans

Maine

Bayside Promenade Trail, Portland

Maryland

Annapolis and Chesapeake Bay Visitors Center, Annapolis
Brookside Gardens
Community Meditation Garden, Baltimore
Discovery Communications Headquarters, Silver Spring
Guilford Pharmaceutical Company, Baltimore
LID Pilot Project at University of Maryland, College Park
Riverdale Glen, Pasadena
UMBC Lot 1 Expansion, Baltimore

Massachusetts

Boston Architectural College - Green Alley, Boston
Carriage House Garden, Amherst
International Fund for Animal Welfare Headquarters, Yamouth Port
Johnny Appleseed Park, Springfield
Minuteman Office Park, Andover
Parc Nouvelle, Nouvelle Residence, Natick
Waltham Woods-Reservoir Woods, Waltham

Michigan

Beachouse, Charlevoix
Carpenter Lake Nature Preserve and Lake Restoration Project, Southfield
Eastern Michigan University Mark Jefferson Science Complex, Ypsilanti
Fuller Road Station, Ann Arbor
Greilickville Harbor Park, Leelanau County
Henry Ford Community College Infrastructure Improvement Project, Dearborn
Lawrence Technological University - Quadrangle Open Space and Campus Stormwater Master Plan, Southfield
Maguire Park, Lansing
Millers Creek Rainwater Project, Ann Arbor
North Center Medical, Saginaw
The Kresge Foundation Headquarters, Troy
University of Michigan Law School South Hall, Ann Arbor
Vista Hermosa Park, Pittsfield Township
Washtenaw Community College Campus Green Parking Structure, Ann Arbor
Waterford Oaks County Park Stormwater Improvements, Waterford
West Park Improvements, Ann Arbor
 
Minnesota

Arlington Pascal Stormwater Improvement Project - Neighborhood Raingardens, St Paul
Century College West Campus Parking Lot Reconstruction, White Bear Lake
Ehlers & Associates, Inc Site Expansion, Roseville
First Presbyterian Church of Stillwater Site Redevelopment, Oak Park Heights
Kerber Pond Park, Chanhassen
Marq2 Structural Cells with Trees for Stormwater, Minneapolis
Minnetonka Community Center, Minnetonka
St Mary's Greek Orthodox Church Site Improvements, Minneapolis
Student Wellness Center Addition, Duluth
Target Center Arena Vegetated Roof, Minneapolis
Victor's 1959 Cafe Stormwater Plan, Minneapolis

 Mississippi

Florence Gardens, Gulfport
Hinds Community College Multi Purpose Center, Pearl
Private Residence, Tupelo

Missouri

11th Street Rain Garden Pilot Project, St. Louis
Christian Life Center for City Union Mission, Kansas City
Des Peres Park Pond Improvement, Des Peres
Missouri Botanical Garden Parking Lots - Phase 2, St Louis
Novus International, Saint Charles
Parkway Central High School New Science Addition, Chesterfield
Performing Arts District Garage, Kansas City
Ruskin Heights Homeowners Association Stormwater Management, Kansas City
SOS Stormwater Management and Permaculture Food Forest, Kansas City
South Grand Great Streets Improvements, St Louis
Southwest Missouri Office of Aging - Phase 1, Springfield
SWT Design Campus, St Louis
Village East, St Louis

Montana

Lindner Project - C. J. Austin and Co, Missoula

Nebraska

Common Grounds Community Center Drainage Improvements, Omaha

New Hampshire

100 Domain Drive Parking Lot Renovations, Exeter
Concord Cooperative Recycling Facility, Concord
State Street Reconstruction, Portsmouth
West Peterborough TIF District Improvements, Peterborough

New Jersey

Bamboo Brook Historic Water System Restoration, Morris County
Entrance Road Extension and Parking Facility, Lincroft
Frick Chemisty Laboratory, Princeton
Private Residence, Far Hills
Rain Garden Program at the Village Elementary School, Holmdel

New Mexico

Alto Park, Santa Fe
Hahn Desert Parkway, Albuquerque
NEEM Rain Water Harvesting and Sustainable Orchard Management, Shiprock
UNM College of Education, Albuquerque
Pat Hurley Hillside Development, Albuquerque

New York

112-Acre Private Residence and Golf Course, Old Westbury
211th Street, New York
219th Street, New York
5-Boro Green Roof, New York
Artist Studio and Residence, Syracuse
Ashpalt to Turf - Chelsea, New York
Ashpalt to Turf - Corlears Hook, New York
Asphalt to Turf - Behagan, New York
Asphalt to Turf - Belmont, New York
Asphalt to Turf - Bill Brown, New York
Asphalt to Turf - Callahan Kelly, New York
Asphalt to Turf - Dunbar, New York
Asphalt to Turf - Grover Cleveland, New York
Asphalt to Turf - Mahoney, New York
Asphalt to Turf - Murray, New York
Asphalt to Turf - Northern, New York
Asphalt to Turf - Nostrand, New York
Asphalt to Turf - Prall, New York
Asphalt to Turf - Rachel Carson, New York
Asphalt to Turf - Serrano, New York
Asphalt to Turf - Sperandeo Brothers, New York
Asphalt to Turf - St Johns, New York
Asphalt to Turf - West, New York
Averill Park Reconstruction, Hempstead
Barada Apts Bioretention Area, Syracuse
Bray Hall Parking and Roadway Project, Syracuse
Bronx River Floodplain, New York
Copiague Park Extension, Copiague
Dunbar Porous Concrete Parking Lot, Syracuse
Ethical Culture Fieldston School - Green Roof, New York
Flowers Park, Phase 1, New Rochell
Flushing Commons Municipal Lot No 2, New York
Fort Totten North Park, New York
Gas Tank Park, New York
Green Innovation Grant Program - Stormwater Tree Pits and Rain Barrels, Utica
Greenstreets - Church Avenue, New York
Greenstreets - Colfax, New York City
Greenstreets - Furmanville Ave, New York
Greenstreets - Pelham Pkwy, New York
Greenstreets - Sagamore St, New York City
Greenstreets - Seagirt Blvd, New York City
Harlem River Park, New York City
Hunts Point Landing, New York City
Lawrence Hospital Center and Operating Room Relocation, Bronxville
Lindenhurst Memorial Library Eco-Parking Lot, Lindenhurst
Lindenhurst Memorial Library Eco-Parking Lot, Lindenhurst
Locust Valley High School Flood Remediation, Locust Valley
Pearly Gates Park, New York City
Phelps Lane Park Redevelopment Project, Babylon
Queens Botanical Garden Visitor and Administration Center, New York City
Rochester Institute of Technology Perkins Green Housing, Rochester
Rome Canopy Restoration Project, RomeSands Point Residence, Sands Point
Steele Memorial Library Green Roof Retrofit, Elmira
Stormwater Improvements at Columbia and Ferndell Picnic Areas, Saratoga Springs
Village of Greenwood Lake Riparian Buffer, Greenwood Lake
Village of Greenwood Lake Stormwater Management Plan, Orange County
Gowanus Canal Pilot Streetend Sponge Park-TM, New York

North Carolina

Front Street Low Impact Development, Wilmington
Pacifica Cohousing Community, Carrboro
Little Sugar Creek Greenway, Charlotte
H2O Flow, Chapel Hill
North Carolina Botanical Garden Visitor Education Center, Chapel Hill
Syme Residence Hall Rain Garden
Ridgefield Community, Wilmington
Adams Farm Neighborhood- Rain Garden, Greensboro
Wilmore Walk Condominium, Charlotte

Ohio

Blacklick Creek Greenway Recreational Trail -Phase 7, Columbus
Glenwillow Bioswales, Glenwillow
Green Learning Station, Cincinnati
Highlands Family Aquatic Center, Westerville
Interchange 25 Stormwater Treatment Wetland, Fulton County
Kellogg Creek Restoration, Concord Township
Lick Run, Cincinnati
Mayfield Heights City Hall Green Infrastructure Demonstration Project, Mayfield Village
Mayfield Village Wetland Park, Mayfield Village
Milton Union Exempted School, West Milton
Mosdos Ohr Hatorah Rain Garden, Cleveland Heights
Reifsnyder Park Stormwater Treatment Wetland, Canton
Silver Creek Flood Reducation Study, Toledo
Sterling Stormwater Pond Improvements, Akron
Tiffin University Nature Preserve, Tiffin
Upper 40-Fosters Run Stream Restoration, Mayfield Village
Wetland Conservation Area, New Albany
Wilcox Wetland Preserve, Streetsboro
Wyoming HS Rain Garden, Wyoming
Youngstown State University Gateway, Youngstown

Oklahoma

Carrington Lakes, Norman
Edmond Soccer Field Expansion, Edmond
Experimental Green Roof, Norman

Oregon

Bush's Pasture Park Stormwater Improvements, Salem
Chase Gardens Medical Center, Eugene
Connect the Drops, Portland
Glencoe Elementary School Parking Lot Stormwater Retrofit, Portland
Glencoe Elementary School Rain Garden, Portland
Headwaters at Tryon Creek, Portland
Headwaters at Tryon Creek, Portland
Jean Vollum Natural Capital Center, Portland
Logus Road Green Street, Milwaukie
Mount Tabor Middle School Phase II, Portland
Mount Tabor Middle School Rain Garden, Portland
Mt Tabor Middle School Rain Garden, Portland
NE Freemont and 131st Green Street, Portland
NE Sandy Boulevard Rain Gardens, Portland
NE Siskiyou Green Street, Portland
Oregon Sustainability Center, Portland
Owens Corning Stormwater Retrofit, Portland
PSU Urban Center Plaza Stormwater Retrofit, Portland
SE 21st and Tibbetts Green Street, Portland
SE Ankeny Green Street, Portland
SE Division Green Street, Portland
Smith Memorial Student Union Plaza, Portland
South Waterfront Redevelopment, Portland
SW 12th Avenue Green Street, Portland
SW Montgomery Green Street Plan, Portland
Tabor To The River Program, Portland

Pennsylvania

424 Stormwater Wetland Garden, Ambler
Ambler Green Roof, Ambler
Bank D reclamation, Carbon County
Carroll Village - A Traditional Neighborhood Development, York County
Cliveden Park, Philadelphia
Columbus Square, Philadelphia
Greenfield Elementary School, Philadelphia
GreenForge Stormwater Management Retrofit, Westmoreland County
Heron Park, Philadelphia
Herron Playground, Philadelphia
Landis Homes Retirement Community, Lancaster County
Leader Heights, York County
Leader Heights, York County
Liberty Lands, Philadelphia
Luther Acres Rain Garden and Alley Project, Lancaster
Mill Creek Basketball Court, Philadelphia
Mount Pleasant Stormwater Retrofit - Phase 1 Parking Lot, Westmoreland County
Mount Pleasant Stormwater Retrofit - Phase 2, Westmoreland County
Ohiopyle Green Streets, Ohiopyle
Pennswood Village, Newton
Perkiomen Watershed Conservancy HQ Master Site Plan, Montgomery County
Pervious concrete - porous asphalt comparison site, Villanova
Saylor Grove, Philadelphia
Scottdale Library Plaza, Westmoreland County
Shissler Rec. Center (Big Green Block), Philadelphia
Springside School, Philadelphia
The Black Rock Sanctuary, Chester County
Tree House Books, Philadelphia
T-VSSI Regional Stormwater BMP Database, Southeastern
Vandergrift CBD Street Trees Stormwater Management Retrofit, Westmoreland County
Villanova Infiltration Trench, Villanova
Waterview Recreation Center, Philadelphia
Westminster Place at Parkesburg, Chester County
Wissachickon Creek Park Infiltration Basins and Riparian Corridor, Mongtomery County

Rhode Island

The Steel Yard, Providence

South Carolina

13-15 George St Sustainable Parking Lot, Charleston
Sand River Headwaters Green Infrastructure Project, Aiken

Tennessee

Deaderick Street Renovation Green Street, Nashville
Pinnacle at Symphony Place, Nashville
Richard H Fulton Complex, Nashville

Texas

New Topfer Theater at Zach Scott, Austin
Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center, Orange
Texas Bioretention, Bryan-College Station

Utah

Logan Justice Center Expansion, Logan
Wasatch Touring Pervious Pavement, Salt Lake City

Vermont

Poultney High School Raingarden, Poultney

Virginia

Greening Virginia's Capitol, Richmond
Parkhurst Park, Arlington
The Dell at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville

Washington

14th Avenue Neighborhood Street Fund Project, Seattle
Cromwell Park, Shoreline
Extended Wetland Multi-Cell Storm Water Facility for Low Impact Development, Woodinville
Half Moon Park, Liberty Lake
High Point HOPE VI Redevelopment, Seattle
Hockinson Meadows Community Park, Clark County
James Chase Middle School, Spokane
Olympia Woodland Trail, Olympia
Pioneer School Low Impact Development Project, Shelton
Spokane Community College, Jenkins Wellness Center, Spokane
Sprinker Recreation Center Low Impact Parking, Spanaway
Taylor 28, Seattle

Wisconsin

Amery Regional Medical Center, Amery
Angel's Flight Estate, Fontana
City of Madison Engineering Services Building Addition, Madison
Cleary Courtyard, La Crosse
Feltes Lakefront Stormwater Management, Fontana
First Unitarian Society Building Addition, Madison
Lake Geneva Youth Camp and Conference Center, Lake Geneva
Lexus Lancaster, Middleton
Pike River Restoration, Racine County
The Brewery, Milwaukee
UW Arboretum Secret Pond & Channel Restoration, Madison

Canada

Durham College - University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Ontario, Canada
Evergreen Brick Works, Toronto, Canada
Municipal Land Use Planning to Protect Water Resources, Calgary, Canada
O'Connor Park, Ontario, Canada
Sherbourne Common Stormwater Management Facility, Toronto, Canada
South Valley Estates Development, Victoria, Canada
Vancouver Public Library, Vancouver, Canada