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Advanced Stormwater BMP Maintenance

Tuesday, July 10, 8:00 AM – 3:30 PM
Minnetonka Community Center

WORKSHOP AGENDA
With links to materials

Participant Agenda

7:30 a.m.

Registration

8:00 a.m.

Welcome & Introductions
Leslie Yetka,
Education Manager, Minnehaha Creek Watershed District

8:20 a.m.

The Realities of Maintenance & How to Properly Schedule Maintenance
Andy Erickson, M.S., P.E., Research Fellow, St. Anthony Falls Laboratory, University of Minnesota

9:20 a.m.

Break & Prepare for Field Exercise

9:30 a.m.

Field Exercise I: Infiltration/Filtration/Bio-Basin Inspection
Andy Erickson, M.S., P.E., Research Fellow, St. Anthony Falls Laboratory, University of Minnesota

Fred Rozumalski, RLA, Landscape Ecologist & Landscape Architect, Barr Engineering Company

10:40 a.m.

Field Exercise II: Water Quality Pond Inspection
Andy Erickson, M.S., P.E., Research Fellow, St. Anthony Falls Laboratory, University of Minnesota

Fred Rozumalski, RLA, Landscape Ecologist & Landscape Architect, Barr Engineering Company

11:40 a.m.

Lunch break

12:30 p.m.

Design for Maintenance: All BMPs
Fred Rozumalski, RLA, Landscape Ecologist & Landscape Architect, Barr Engineering Company

1:30 p.m.

Road Blocks to Successful Stormwater BMPs Maintenance: The Top Ten No Nos
Derek Asche, Water Resources Manager, City of Plymouth

2:00 p.m.

Break

2:10 p.m.

Putting it All Together: Field Assessments Results
Derek Asche, Water Resources Manager, City of Plymouth

2:30 p.m.

Green Infrastructure Regional Maintenance Alliance (GIRMA)
Sam Geer, Landscape Designer/Planner, Metro Blooms

2:55 p.m.

What's Next & Available Resources
Leslie Yetka, Education Manager; Minnehaha Creek Watershed District

3:00 p.m.

Workshop Ends

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