Join the APA Regional Sustainability Network this Friday, from 2-3pm for the first in what will be an ongoing webinar series. Friday’s topic: The Albany Pool Communities Combined Sewer Overflow (CSO) Long Term Control Plan – Managing Stormwater and Combined Sewer Systems through Collaboration, Planning, and Action Click here to register!
This is the first in an ongoing series CDPA has put together for the 2016 season, the Local Leaders Series. In this series, attendees will learn about exciting new and ongoing municipal planning, transportation, and economic development initiatives from mayors and supervisors themselves. Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan is our first guest for CDPA’s Local Leaders Series. […]
On Wednesday, March 30th, the Albany County Soil and Water Conservation District will host and Erosion & Sediment Control Construction Activity Training at their facility in Voorheesville. The cost is $85. Check out the flyer. To sign up, fill out the registration form and submit it to the Conservation District. A form for each trainee must be completed and returned with the […]
The Nassau County Soil and Water Conservation District and the NYSDEC recently released a short educational film entitled “Stormwater Pollution and Green Infrastructure Solutions“. This film highlights stormwater runoff impacts throughout New York State and showcases several green infrastructure (GI) solutions to help mitigate the issues associated with stormwater runoff pollution.
Habitat for Humanity Capital District is getting ready to prepare a strategic plan and is reaching out to the community for ideas and feedback. The organization wants to create a shared vision and a plan that will help guide us toward that vision. To help get started on the strategic plan, the organization has posted an online survey […]
Webinar: Financing Opportunities for Implementing Green Infrastructure Projects to Manage Stormwater
This presentation, put together by The Nature Conservancy, will provide an overview of work done around the country that enables the utilization of public and private funding sources to implement GI in order to create the greatest ecological, economic and social benefits. This presentation will also provide an overview of innovative financing for GI programs […]
CARES, Inc., an Albany, NY based not-for-profit agency, www.caresny.org, is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time, 40 hours per week, position. Health benefits and paid vacation included. Interested candidates must submit a current resume AND a cover letter explaining how you think your background and experiences will qualify you for this position. Salary will be […]
Congratulations to the LA Group! The LA Group, Landscape Architecture and Engineering, P.C. announces the acquisition of HMH Site & Sports Design. The expansion brings a new office in Ithaca, New York, six new staff members, and an increased focus on resorts and recreation, including a niche in athletic fields. The announcement can be found […]
EPA’s Green Infrastructure program will host a webcast on February 9, 2016 from 1-2:30 PM EST titled “Greening Vacant Lots.” In this webcast, speakers from the Cleveland Botanical Garden, the Buffalo Sewer Authority, and the City of Baltimore will highlight vacant lot greening programs and specific landscape treatments that they have used in their communities. […]