Green City, Clean Water
An unprecedented plan to tackle stormwater runoff hits the streets of Philadelphia.
"When sewers are overwhelmed during heavy rains, untreated runoff infiltrates rivers and streams -- which is ecological bad news," writes our colleague, Feather O'Connor Houstoun, at Management Insights.
Houstoun says a plan in Philadelphia to build a greener, more sustainable stormwater system may well blast green infrastructure into the mainstream. READ MORE.
Management Insights is published here on Governing.com in collaboration with the Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation at the Harvard Kennedy School. The column is moderated by Stephen Goldsmith, a Professor of Government at Harvard Kennedy School (on leave), and deputy mayor of operations for the City of New York.
Join the Discussion
After you comment, click Post. You can enter an anonymous Display Name or connect to a social profile.
States With Expanded Medicaid Can Better Treat Mental Illness4 hours ago
Increased Competition Controlled Premiums on Health Exchanges2 hours ago
Probation May Sound Light, But Punishments Can Land Hard2 hours ago
Texas AG Ken Paxton Indicted2 hours ago
Wildfire Threatens Thousands of Homes in California2 hours ago
Budgetless Alabama Begins Special Session2 hours ago