On July 28-31, 2014, the Center for Environmental Excellence by the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO), in conjunction with the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), District of Columbia Department of Transportation (DDOT) and the Environmental Technical Assistance Program (ETAP) held the fourth National Stormwater Practitioners Meeting in Washington, DC. The meeting brought state DOT stormwater experts from 35 states together with representatives from AASHTO, FHWA, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), and the Association of Clean Water Administrators (ACWA). The purpose of the meeting was to bring experts together to share best practices, issues, and opportunities in an effort to continue improving DOT stormwater programs, understand compliance with water quality regulations, and incorporate solutions in day-to-day practices.
All of the presentations from the meeting, as well as the final white paper, can be found below.
Day 1 Presentations
Session 1: Current Trends in Stormwater Management Programs and Regulations
Session 2: EPA Audit Preparations, MS4 Permits, Lessons Learned
Day 2 Presentations
Session 3: Construction Contract Administration
Session 4: Asset/Data Management and Tracking
Session 5: Research Findings and Tools
Day 3 Presentations
Session 6: Maintenance and Water Quality
Session 7: TMDL Implementation / Watershed Approach