345 Kehr Union Building, Multipurpose Room B, Bloomsburg University, Bloomsburg, PA
September 30, 2013
10:00am - 4:00pm
Join the Susquehanna Greenway Partnership and Bloomsburg University for the Susquehanna River Towns Workshop: Creating Greener, More Flood Resilient Communities
The Susquehanna River is one of the most flood prone rivers in the country. This workshop will help municipal leaders and residents understand why we are experiencing more frequent and severe flooding and what can be done to help minimize future flooding. Experts will present examples of successful programs of using green infrastructure and floodplain ordinances to help control flooding and beautify communities. State and federal agency representatives will present information on technical assistance and funding programs for green infrastructure projects.
Who Should Attend: Elected Officials, Planning Commission Members, County Commissioners, Borough and Township Managers, Public Works Staff, Conservation District Staff, Design Professionals, Watershed Organizations, Land Conservancies, and residents.
Registration Cost: $15 (includes lunch)
Registration Deadline: Closed
Zach Pyle, River Towns Program Coordinator