bioswales

Community concerned with city’s solution to deal with sewer overflow
Community concerned with city’s solution to deal with sewer overflow
Southwest Liam La Guerre 8/14/2013 at 12:38PM

Middle Village resident Pat Kannengieser is worried the city’s new solution to reduce sewer overflow will become her problem. As part of its Green Infrastructure plan, the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is getting ready to install hundreds of “right-of-way bioswales,” sidewalk gardens built to absorb storm water. Kannengieser was told two bioswales will be [...]