Green Infrastructure Makes Sen$e in the Twin Cities

Minnesota’s Twin Cities had green infrastructure long before it was called that…. The 53-mile Grand Rounds parkway system in Minneapolis contains numerous parks and parkways, 22 lakes within the city limits, streams, and creeks. The 6,400-acre park system is designed so that every home in Minneapolis is within 6 blocks of green space.Therefore, Twin Cities residents are accustomed to green space. Through a number of innovative projects, they are realizing how cost effective green infrastructure can be for protecting their environment and managing stormwater.”

Continue reading to find out how Solution Blue’s innovative stormwater designs are managing and reusing stormwater runoff in the Twin Cities.

Stormwater – The Journal for Stormwater Quality Professionals (Dec 2012)

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