BSCES - "Residual Designation Authority: Preparing for the Next Wave of Stormwater Permitting"

Author: 
Rosalie T. Starvish, P.E., CMS4S
Date: 
Sat, 12/28/2013 - 12:00am

Residual Designation Authority (RDA), although not well-known at this time, is a provision in the Clean Water Act that engineers, planners, attorneys, developers and economists should become familiar with in the near future.  On July 10, 2013, Conservation Law Foundation (CLF), in concert with other environmental action groups, filed legal petitions requesting that RDA be applied in thousands of watersheds throughout  New England (USEPA Region 1), the Mid-Atlantic (USEPA Region 3) and the Southwest (USEPA Region 9).  If EPA agrees with the petition, RDA could impact existing development in

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Chad Cox and Matt Taylor Participate in EBC Dam Management Program

Date: 
Tue, 03/04/2014 - 12:00am

Matt Taylor, P.E. was the Program Chair for the March 4th Environmental Business Council (EBC) New England, Inc. Dam Management Program: New Perspectives in Dam Removal, Sediment Management & Stream Restoration that was held at McLane, Graf, Raulerson & Middleton, P.A. in Woburn, MA. Chad Cox, P.E. spoke about the Emergency Dam Removal at Forge Pond Dam.

Peter Baril and Matt Taylor Speak at BSCES

Date: 
Tue, 02/11/2014 - 12:00am

Peter Baril, P.E., Principal, and Matthew Taylor, P.E., Senior Project Manager were the featured speakers at the February 11, 2014 meeting of the Boston Society of Civil Engineers Section.  They presented "Installing Crest Gates at Historic Dams to Increase Spillway Capacity - Lessons Learned".  The presentation highlighted several lessons learned from the design and construction from three different crest gate installations in eastern, centr

Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital Receives 2013 Preservation Achievement Award

Date: 
Tue, 02/04/2014 - 12:00am

The Boston Preservation Alliance Recently Awarded the 2013 Preservation Achievement Award to the Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital Project in Boston, MA.  The Boston Preservation Alliance Preservation Achievement Awards are bestowed annually to honor outstanding achievements in historic preservation and compatible new construction in Boston.

David Palmerton Speaks at the National Business Institute

Date: 
Wed, 12/11/2013 - 12:00am

David Palmerton recently spoke at the National Business Institute's (Binghamton, NY) seminar on "Mineral Rights: What Every Mineral Owner and Lessee Need to Know Now!".

 

 

His presentation topic was "Unconventional Shale Development" and including the following subtopics:

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David L. Palmerton
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315-463-5300

"Finding Sustainable Solutions to Stormwater Vulnerabilities

Author: 
Jennifer Burke, P.E., Robyn Saunders, EIT, Wendy Schlett, CPG, Rosalie Starvish, P.E.
Date: 
Fri, 11/01/2013 - 12:00am

NSSGA HAS BEEN WORKING tirelessly over the years to provide testimony to the federal government relating to the Clean Water Act. The most recent efforts centered on the definition of navigable waters and guidance that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency issued in lieu of rulemaking.

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