Creating Greener, More Flood Resilient Communities Workshop Presentations

1 Workshop Save the Date Postcard

2 Workshop Agenda

3 Workshop Presenter Contact List

4 Green Infrastructure


5 Workshop Presentations

Opening Presentation - Trish Carothers, Executive Director, SGP

Flooding - Trends, Causes, and Impacts - Jennifer Whisner, PhD, Bloomsburg University

Benefits of Green Infrastructure - Lynn Richards, EPA Office of Sustainability

Green Infrastructure Plan for Lancaster City - Jeff McNesby, Stormwater Program Manager, Lancaster, PA

Community Greening - Fritz Schroeder, Director, Live Green Lancaster

Stream and Watershed Restoration - Kelly Gutshall, RLA, LandStudies, Inc.

Getting Credit for Green Infrastructure Projects - Megan Lehman, Environmental Planner, Lycoming County, PA

Stormwater Utilities - Cost Effective Local Financing Options - Monica Billig, Program Manager, Environmental Finance Center, University of Maryland

Successful Land Acquisition Programs - John Lavelle, Hazard Reduction Planner, Lycoming County, PA

Floodplain Ordinances and the National Flood Insurance Program - Dan Fitzpatrick, PA DCED, PA Representative of the National Flood Insurance Program - Link 1

Floodplain Ordinances and the National Flood Insurance Program - Dan Fitzpatrick - Link 2

Susquehanna Greenway River Towns Technical Assistance Program, Trish Carothers and Alice Trowbridge, RLA, SGP

Riverfront Master Planning in Shickshinny and Fernville - Brian Auman, RLA

PA Department of Environmental Protection Panel Presentation - Jason Fellon

Dept. of Community and Economic Development - Larry Belmont

Dept. of Conservation and Natural Resources Panel Presentation - Lori K. Yeich

PennVEST Panel Presentation - Brion Johnson


6 Workshop Evaluation Form

7 Workshop Survey Summary