New Trends For Infrastructure Remediation On The Horizon.
When it comes to the complex topic of our nation’s crumbling infrastructure, WASDA is always on the lookout for new trends and materials that address our water/wastewater issues.
Green infrastructure is a spec on the horizon today but could provide innovative remediation solutions in the future. Green Infrastructure utilizes natural process, vegetation and soils to manage excess water and create healthier environments in urban areas. Green infrastructure solutions range in size from permeable pavements, rain gardens, green roofs and green spaces in city neighborhoods, to constructed wetlands and restored river ways at the city level.
Across the U.S., cities are just beginning to implement green infrastructure strategies. Learn more about how Chicago and Atlanta are embracing the concept now. This is an interesting read.