Green Infrastructure Champions Workshop
The UTRCA hosted a Green Infrastructure Champions workshop on October 5, 2017.
• Provide an opportunity to learn from local expert experiences in green infrastructure (GI) /Low Impact Development (LID) design, construction, maintenance and operation and performance monitoring.
• Introduce participants to the Green Infrastructure Champions Program and get “Emerging Champions” to sign up for technical assistance through mentoring network.
• Provide an avenue for new and emerging LID/GI champions to learn from local experts as they share their lessons learned about design, construction, monitoring and maintenance.
Presentations (pdf files)
Great Lakes Green Infrastructure Champions (Victoria Pebbles, Great Lakes Commission)
Overview on Green Infrastructure Actions within the Draft Canada – Ontario Action Plan for Lake Erie (Henry Jun, Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change)
Adapting to Climate Change with Low Impact Development/Green Infrastructure (Christine Zimmer & Amna Tariq, Credit Valley Conservation)
LID: The UTRCA Experience – Lessons Learned (Imtiaz Shah, UTRCA)
Municipal Low Impact Development Strategy and Implementation (Adrienne Sones, City of London)
Great Lakes Emerging Champions Mini-Grant Program (Teresa Hollingsworth, UTRCA)