Sustainability and Stormwater Initiatives in the District of Columbia: A Model for the Nation?
Bloomberg BNA Webinar
Environment Partner Amy Edwards will speak at the Bloomberg BNA webinar on the topic of Sustainability and Stormwater Initiatives in the District of Columbia.
- Discuss the existing sustainability programs in the District, including the Green Building Act that sets forth stringent standards for all new construction and future plans to achieve a 50% reduction of greenhouse gas emissions in the city by 2032
- Analyze the District’s proposed stormwater management regulations, which include requirements for developers of new projects and existing projects undergoing a major substantial improvement activity
- Explore whether the proposed stormwater management performance standards can be achieved
- Understand the implications the District’s sustainability initiatives as they may serve as a model for other parts of the country