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June 14: Metropolitan State University Annual Storm Water Information Meeting

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Urban storm water run-off contains heavy metals including lead, organics such as pesticides, and nutrients like nitrogen and phosphorus in threatening quantities that cause water quality problems in the lakes, streams, and rivers receiving the runoff.

Metropolitan State University is participating with cities and communities across the country to clean up storm water and reduce flooding, improving our public waters for environmental and recreational uses.

Jim Tiggelaar, civil project manager for LHB Corporation, and Dustin Halverson, account manager for Village Green Landscapes, will present Metropolitan State’s plan and answer questions at the university’s annual Storm Water Information Meeting.

Time: 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
When: Thursday, June 14, 2018

Where: Metropolitan State University
Science Education Center, Room 115

Feel free to bring your lunch.

Thanks in advance for taking part in this important process.

 

 

Oct. 12: Metropolitan State University Annual Storm Water Meeting

Urban storm water runoff contains heavy metals including lead, organics such as pesticides, and nutrients like nitrogen and phosphorus in threatening quantities that cause water quality problems in the receiving water bodies — lakes, streams and rivers.

Metropolitan State University is participating with adjoining cities and communities across the country to clean up storm water and reduce flooding in order to improve our public waters for recreational and environmental use. University efforts will be discussed at the annual Storm Water Information Meeting. Students, staff, faculty and community members are invited.

Jim Tiggelaar, PE, CCS, LEED AP, a civil project manager for LHB Corporation will be present to unveil the university’s plan and answer questions.

Time: 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
When: Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017
Where: Metropolitan State University
Science Education Center, Room 115

Feel free to bring your lunch. For more information, contact Building Services at 651-793-1700 or Building.Services@metrostate.edu.