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 and highlight low-cost, state- of-the-art financing opportunities for GI projects through State Revolving Funds.

The webinar will be held Wednesday, February 24, 2016 From 2:00 to 3:00 pm EST

Register online: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/604982456240414465

Speakers:

Joshua Kurtz

Josh is a policy analyst with The Nature Conservancy’s MD/DC Chapter working on stormwater management policies and regulations that allow for leveraging private investment for GI deployment in the Chesapeake Bay watershed. Josh also works on a team evaluating stormwater management policies across the country, focusing on innovative funding mechanisms.

Holly Galavotti

Holly has worked at EPA for 11 years. She works in the Office of Wastewater Management on the municipal stormwater permit program and coordinates with regions, states, municipalities, and other stakeholders on implementing the program. Holly also works with EPA’s Water Infrastructure and Resiliency Finance Center, where she focuses on providing information and technical assistance to communities on stormwater and GI financing. Holly has a master’s degree in Environmental Sciences from the University of Virginia and a bachelor’s degree in Biology from James Madison University.