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Biz Ed - A Free Business Series Presents Managing Stormwater Naturally, July 17

Posted on: Jul-08-2013
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The City of Fort Collins invites local businesses to the next Biz Ed program, Managing Stormwater Naturally, July 17, 7:30-9 a.m., 215 N. Mason St., Community Room.

Learn about local Low Impact Development (LID) efforts and regulations to create site drainage that preserves or recreates natural features, improves water quality and reduces maintenance costs.

Discussion will include:

• how LID can reduce operational costs and minimize your environmental footprint
• requirements for using natural processes to control and treat stormwater runoff
• emerging trends in stormwater management
• opportunities for creative designs and aesthetic appeal

Registration is required (light breakfast served): http://fcgov.com/biz-ed.

This monthly series is designed to help business customers of all sizes save money and improve operational efficiencies with an emphasis on sustainable practices and the environment.
The next program in the series is Become a Green Machine, August 21, 7:30-9 a.m., 215 N. Mason St., Community Room. Explore new approaches in implementing conservation, education and sustainability projects with a hands-on workshop featuring ClimateWise partners.

For more information, visit http://fcgov.com/biz-ed, email , call (970) 221-6700 or TDD (970) 224-6003.


CONTACT INFORMATION
Contact: Basil Hamdan
Stormwater Quality Engineer
(970) 224-6035

http://www.fcgov.com/biz-ed


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