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Collaboration in New Product Development: Including the End User in the Design
Written by Bradford Bucknum, Communications Manager, SBN.   Good design...
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The Economic, Social, and Environmental Case for Green City, Clean Waters: An Update
Research conducted on behalf of the Sustainable Business Network of...
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Why green stormwater infrastructure is smart policy and smart business
Click here to read our recent Philadelphia Business Journal Op-ed,...
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2019 Excellence in GSI Awards Ceremony Winners
  The Sustainable Business Network of Greater Philadelphia (SBN) celebrated...
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Innovation Finalist: Stroud Water Research Center
The Excellence in GSI Awards Ceremony (May 23) is the...
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Innovation Finalist: Green Infrastructure Living Laboratory (GILL)
The Excellence in GSI Awards Ceremony (May 23) is the...
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Innovation Finalist: Climate-Smart Cities
The Excellence in GSI Awards Ceremony (May 23) is the...
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Innovation Finalist: Kelly Green Project
The Excellence in GSI Awards Ceremony (May 23) is the...
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Innovation Finalist: Community Academy of Philadelphia Charter School
The Excellence in GSI Awards Ceremony (May 23) is the...
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Private Project Finalist: West Laurel Hill Cemetery Nature’s Sanctuary
The Excellence in GSI Awards Ceremony (May 23) is the...
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Private Project Finalist: Drexel Perelman Plaza and Korman Quad
The Excellence in GSI Awards Ceremony (May 23) is the...
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Public Project Finalist: Panati Playground
The Excellence in GSI Awards Ceremony (May 23) is the...
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Public Project Finalist: Andorra Creek Floodplain Restoration Project
The Excellence in GSI Awards Ceremony (May 23) is the...
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Public Project Finalist: Chester Arthur Schoolyard
The Excellence in GSI Awards Ceremony (May 23) is the...
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2019 Excellence in GSI Award Finalists Announced
We are proud to announce the 2019 Excellence in GSI...
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Designing with Maintenance in Mind
Written by Alanna Wittet, GSI Partners Program Associate For Lisa...
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A Vision (and a Plan) for Collaboration
While Green City, Clean Waters creates a vision for collaborative partnerships across...
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Announcing the 2018 Excellence in GSI Awards Winners
  On Thursday, May 17, the Sustainable Business Network of...
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Why Innovation Depends on Cooperation
The Green Stormwater Infrastructure industry is a steadily evolving ecosystem....
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Find Innovation at the Junction of the Impact & Business Case
When you hear innovation, more than likely, you associate the...
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Elevating the Value of Maintenance
We’ve been talking a lot about maintenance lately. Not just...
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Engaging Private Property Owners in GSI Maintenance
Guest Post by Kate Henry, Water Logs, LLC   Building on...
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A boon for the region’s economy
Photo Credit: PowerCorps PHL We already know that increasing the...
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Call for Nominations: 2018 Excellence in GSI Awards Ceremony
The Excellence in GSI Awards Ceremony is the region’s only...
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Elevating the value of maintenance comes with great opportunities
  With the implementation of more and more GSI on public...
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The sooner, the better.
Do you want your GSI project to be successful?  ...
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We need to talk about maintenance.
Last Friday, the third and final day of the 2017...
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Our City, Our Parks
On Saturday, volunteers across the city celebrated the LOVE Your Park...
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Opti wants to stop floods before they happen
As climate change brings increasingly frequent natural disasters, flooding has...
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Recap: October’s Quarterly Meeting
At the last Quarterly Meeting of 2017, GSI Partners clustered...
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Intended and Unintended Outcomes
Over the past few weeks, we’ve been thinking a lot...
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Intended Outcomes
Reduction of stormwater runoff. Improvement in water quality. Mitigation of...
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Unintended Outcomes
“Rain gardens are like children,” said Dennis Shelly of PEER Environmental,...
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How did Philadelphia’s parks score?
Philadelphia has made many improvements to public parks recently, and...
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Growing number of jobs from GSI maintenance
As the public becomes increasingly aware of the potential dangers...
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The Impact of GSI on Community Health and Safety
Green Stormwater Infrastructure (GSI) installation is lauded for its positive...
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Letter from Fran Lawn, SBN’s GSI Partners New Program Manager
When SBN first entered the scene in Philadelphia, I recall thinking what makes...
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Letter from Alanna Wittet, SBN’s GSI Partners New Program Associate
“SBN’s GSI Partners embodies, for me, a true model of...
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Letter from Fran Lawn, SBN’s GSI Partners New Program Manager
“We will continue to move the needle forward on coalition-building,...
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Sustainable Stormwater Management: GSI Operations & Maintenance Course
The GSI Operations and Maintenance course, a three-day learning experience,...
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How PowerCorps Helped Steer Paul Johnson’s Career
After spending six months in jail, Paul Johnson was concerned...
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Philadelphia Water Department Recognizes Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia as Pioneer in Stormwater Management
Because of the impressive green stormwater infrastructure approaches applied to...
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Andropogon Staff Among Inaugural Group of SITES Credentials
GSI Partner member Andropogon Associates, Ltd announced that two of their landscape...
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Cerulean LLC honored with Legacy Award
GSI Partner member Cerulean LLC and its owner, Susan Harris,...
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Urban Land Institute Publishes Report on Real Estate and Rain Water
Philadelphia has been highlighted again in a new report from...
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 Philadelphia Serving as a Green Infrastructure Pioneer
Mayor Kenney helped kickoff Infrastructure Week, which took place May...
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New Report Explores Green Infrastructure Workforce
A new study, Exploring the Green Infrastructure Workforce, from Jobs...
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Venue & Sponsors: 2017 Excellence in GSI Awards
  We are proud to present our venue and sponsors for...
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Keynote Speaker: 2017 Excellence in GSI Awards Ceremony
We are proud to present our keynote speaker for the...
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What is the Value of Green Infrastructure? New Jersey Future’s New Tools and Events Drill Down
More and more people – from environmental advocates, to developers,...
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Leadership in GSI: 2017 Excellence in GSI Awards Ceremony
  Congratulations to Andrew Kricun, the Leadership in GSI Winner for the 2017...
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Research in GSI Winner: 2017 Excellence in GSI Awards
  Congratulations to the Philadelphia Water Department, the Research in...
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GSI (Green Stormwater Infrastructure) Partners: April Update
Join us at our two upcoming events: Quarterly Meeting and...
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Public Project Honorable Mention: 2017 Excellence in GSI Awards
  Congratulations to the partners of Heston Gardens for their...
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Early Adopters Project Winner: 2017 Excellence in GSI Awards
  Congratulations to Villanova University, the Early Adopter Winner for the...
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Private Project Finalists: 2017 Excellence in GSI Awards Ceremony
Congratulations to the Private Project finalists for the 2017 Excellence in GSI...
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Public Project Finalists: 2017 Excellence in GSI Awards
Congratulations to the Public Project finalists for the 2017 Excellence in GSI...
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Delaware River Watershed Initiative debuts Stream Reach Assessment Tool
The Delaware River Watershed Initiative at the Academy of Natural...
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Temple Faculty and PennDOT Address Stormwater for I-95 Project
Faculty from Temple University and Villanova are partnering with the...
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GSI Partners: March Update
Save the Date for the Excellence in GSI Awards Ceremony...
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New Study Examines Jobs in the Urban Forest
A study from PolicyLink and Ecotrust titled, “Jobs & Equity...
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Penn IUR Presents Voices on America’s Urban Infrastructure
In response to President Trump’s promise to “build new roads,...
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US Mayors Advocate for Urban Parks as Essential Infrastructure
The bipartisan Mayors for Parks coalition recently voiced their support...
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Staff from Andropogon Published for Research on Native Plants & North American Greenroofs
GSI Partner member, Andropogon Associates, recently had staff published in...
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Congratulations to the Monitoring Grant Recipients
SBN, via the GSI Partners, developed a monitoring grant pilot...
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GSI Partners: February Update
SBN Announces Recipients of GSI Monitoring Grant Pilot Program SBN,...
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January Quarterly Meeting Recap
On Tuesday, January 24, 2017, the GSI Partners gathered at...
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Philadelphia launches green jobs plan
The City of Philadelphia is advancing its ambitious plan to...
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Chicago collects real-time data on green infrastructure
A consortium of Chicago city agencies, institutions of higher education,...
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GSI Partners: January Update
Excellence in GSI Awards Ceremony The Greater Philadelphia Area is...
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Congratulations to PWD’s Marc Cammarata
SBN congratulates Marc Cammarata on his recent appointment to be...
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CA recognizes green infrastructure & funnels dollars to conserve natural resources
The state of California has taken a major step in combating their...
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Penn researchers calculate the cost of urban blight
The University of Pennsylvania’s Urban Health Lab recently published a...
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GSI Partners: December Update
Rain Check, GSI Awards, Quarterly Meeting, and More! The Green...
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William Penn Foundation invests $100 Million in the Rebuild initiative
In November the William Penn Foundation made an announcement of their...
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Updated Greenworks Plan includes SBN’s recommendations on GCCW
At the beginning of November, we saw the release of...
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Mayor Michael Nutter recognized by ASLA with the Olmstead Medal
At the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Landscape...
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GSI Partner member, Azavea, releases online tools to map and model watersheds impact
GSI Partner member, Azavea, recently released updated versions of two...
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NRDC promotes DC’s use of Environmental Impact Bonds
The Natural Resource Defense Council recognized DC Water, the District...
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Andropogon Associates receives ASLA Honor Award
GSI Partners member, Andropogon Associates, was recently recognized by the...
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Philly proposes to exempt community gardens from stormwater charges
The Philadelphia Water Department has proposed exempting community gardens from...
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Recap of Cira Green Tour with Roofmeadow
On a beautiful and warm Thursday evening in August, GSI...
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Recommendations to improve GARP; a collaboration with NRDC for PWD
In July 2014, the Philadelphia Water Department (PWD) launched an...
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Philadelphia Land Bank welcomes 2 new Board Members, including SBN’s own, Anna Shipp!
This month the Philadelphia Land Bank welcomed two new board members including...
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Children & Nature Network study and promote national green schoolyard strategy
The Children & Nature Network (C&NN) Co-founder and Chairman Emeritus,...
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Clean Water Act Task Force will improve inter-agency coordination for GCCW
We are excited to learn that the Kenney Administration is...
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SBN joins the Green City, Clean Waters Steering Committee
On July 7, we proudly joined Philadelphia Water and several...
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TEND Landscapes, Organic Mechanics Soil Company, and Fine Garden Creations complete Rittenhouse Square renovation
Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia’s iconic six-acre park, recently completed its first...
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Green City, Clean Waters: 5 Down, 20 to Go!
Congratulations to the City of Philadelphia and Philadelphia Water (PWD)...
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Plant Performance in GSI: Symposium Recap
On June 27, SBN’s GSI Partners and DVGBC hosted the...
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Stroud Water Research Center Tour
On Saturday, June 25, a group of GSI Partners made...
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Soil Performance in GSI: Symposium Recap
On May 25th, SBN’s GSI Partners and DVGBC hosted the...
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GSI Partners/BIA Green Committee Design Charrette
On May 12, the BIA’s Green Committee, along with SBN’s...
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GSI Partners April Quarterly Meeting: “Getting the Water Right” @ Stroud
Wednesday April 27th’s Quarterly Meeting featured Stoud Water Research Center, winner...
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Office of Sustainability Kicks Off Greenworks Engagement Sessions
Mayor Kenney reaffirmed his commitment to Philadelphia’s sustainability plans by...
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And the Winners of the 2016 Excellence in GSI Awards are…!
A big thank you to everyone who helped make the First...
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Howard Neukrug to Receive Leadership Award at the Inaugural Excellence in GSI Awards Ceremony
By a unanimous decision, the Excellence in GSI Awards Committee...
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Research Finalists Announced: 2016 Excellence in GSI Awards
  Research Finalists   The Impact of GSI Installation on...
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Private Project Finalists Announced: Excellence in GSI Awards
  Congratulations to our four finalists for the Private Projects Category...
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Early Adopter Finalists Announced: Excellence in GSI Awards
  Congratulations to our three finalists for the Early Adopters Category of...
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SBN Briefs City Council on Local Economic Impact Report
On February 24th, SBN briefed Philadelphia City Council on the Economic...
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Public Project Finalists Announced
Congratulations to our three finalists for the Public Projects Category...
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SBN Releases Report Assessing the Local Economic Impact of GSI
The Sustainable Business Network of Greater Philadelphia (SBN) releases report...
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Econsult Presents Report at GSI Partners Quarterly Meeting
GSI Partners and other stakeholders attended our first Quarterly Meeting...
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GSI Partners Convene Roundtable with Philadelphia Water Deputy Commissioner
Deputy Commissioner of Philadelphia Water, Dr. Chris Crockett, joined the...
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Local Economic Impact Report Nears Completion
We are working with Econsult to finalize a report on...
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Award Ceremony Update
Thanks to all who submitted projects, research, and leadership nominations...
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Call for Nominations: 2016 Excellence in GSI Awards Ceremony
Help us acknowledge the companies and individuals who are pioneering...
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Focus Group Convened on the Impact of Policy and Code on GSI 
On November 10th the GSI Partners Plan Review Committee convened...
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Restructuring the GSI Partners’ Advocacy Committee 
The GSI Partners Advocacy Committee has done an exceptional job...
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Local Economic Impact Report Kick-Off
We commenced a report, led by EConsult Solutions, looking at...
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Philadelphia City Council Resolution Recognizing the GSI Partners 
On November 12, Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds-Brown introduced a resolution recognizing...
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Member News: Landstudies
City Funds LaSalle Stormwater Project Thanks to a Stormwater Management Incentives...
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Philadelphia Water Announces Second Stormwater Pioneer
Philadelphia Water announced the second Stormwater Pioneer on Tuesday, November...
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Philadelphia City Council Resolution Passed Recognizing the GSI Partners
On November 12, Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds-Brown introduced a resolution recognizing...
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Now Accepting Nominations for the 2016 Excellence in GSI Awards 
We’re looking for green stormwater infrastructure projects in the Greater...
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GSI Local Economic Impact Report
The GSI Partners are finalizing the scope for a Local...
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GSI Partners Draft Calendar Released for 2016 Events
The business engagement committee finalized a calendar for Quarterly Meetings...
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Focus Group on Policy and Code in Relation to Green Projects
The Plan Review Committee is hosting a November focus group...
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October Member News Highlights
LandStudies has the first Certified MS4 Specialist in the State...
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Philadelphia Water Publically Releases Data Sets
Philadelphia Water released tons of their data last month, ahead...
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Quarterly Meeting Wrap Up and Slide Decks
We had another full GSI Partners Quarterly Meeting, with 51...
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Second GSI Operation and Maintenance Course Coming 2016
The GSI Operation and Maintenance Course wrapped up on September...
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45 Municipal Leaders Convene in Philadelphia to Talk GSI
The Mayor’s Office of Sustainability, Philadelphia Water, and the Urban...
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Good Economy 2020: SBN Strategic Plan Roll Out Event
With the help of our passionate members, we’ve engaged in...
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Welcome Gilmore & Associates to the GSI Partners! 
Gilmore & Associates is an engineering and consulting firm with...
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WEF Recognizes Stormwater and Green Infrastructure Awardees
The Water Environment Federation’s (WEF) is regonizing the achievement of...
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New Opportunities for GSI Partners Continuing Education Grants
We’ve supported 26 businesses with over $40,000 in grants in...
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PWD Comment Letter and Follow Up Around Regulatory Updates
Since February, we’ve been keeping you abreast of our communications...
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Updates on Comment Letter Regarding Regulatory Updates 
Back in February, our Advocacy Committee, in partnership with Larry...
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New Monitoring Grant RFP Released
We are still seeking a consultant to manage the development of...
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Next Quarterly Meeting Topic Announced
The October 27th GSI Partners’ Quarterly Meeting will feature a...
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SBN Receives $300,000 Grant Renewal from Surdna for the GSI Partners 
SBN’s GSI Partners received a significant grant renewal from the...
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Planning for Awards Ceremony Moving Forward
The committee planning the GSI Partners Awards Ceremony has finalized...
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Plan Review and Advocacy Committees Continue Work on Guidance Manual Review
The GSI Partners’ Plan Review and Advocacy Committees are continuing...
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July 28th Quarterly Meeting Review and Slide Deck
Fifty-four professionals attended the GSI Partners’ Quarterly Meeting on July...
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Advancing the GSI Partners is One of Seven Priorities for SBN’s New Strategic Plan    
We’ve been working on a new strategic plan at the...
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Landstudies Releases New Report: Economic Ecology: Floodplain Restoration 
Landstudies, a GSI Partner, recently released a report exploring twelve...
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Welcome New Members! 
We’re excited to welcome five new members this month, which...
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New App Lets Property Owners Virtually Add Stormwater Tools and Calculate Savings
Philadelphia Water released Credits Explorer, an app that allows property...
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WEF’s Stormwater Awards and Upcoming Conference
The Water Environmental Federation (WEF) announced last week a new...
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Registration Opens for August GSI Operations and Maintenance Course
The GSI Partners have been working for the past year...
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New Stormwater Regulations Go Into Effect Today
Today, July 1st, updated Stormwater Regulations for development projects became effective....
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Rain Check Educates 1000th Resident This Year
Philadelphia Water’s Rain Check has hosted over one thousand participants...
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Advocacy Committee Continues Feedback with Philadelphia Water on New Manual  
The new Stormwater Management Guidance Manual goes into effect today, July...
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Welcome KMS Design Group!
This month, KMS Design Group, LLC joined our network, as...
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Philadelphia Water’s Comprehensive Information Sessions Open for Registration
Philadelphia Water will host five information sessions this summer at...
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Study Compares the Costs and Impacts of Green and Gray Infrastructure
A recent study comparing the life cycle costs and environmental...
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Innovative Stormwater Infrastructure Act Reintroduced in Congress
Last month, the Innovative Stormwater Infrastructure Act was assigned to...
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Montgomery County’s New Comprehensive Plan Receives National Award 
Montgomery County’s new comprehensive plan, MontCo 2040: A Shared Vision, received...
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Rain Check Adding Contractors Due to High Demand
PWD’s Rain Check program has seen a surge of participants...
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May Committee Updates
The GSI Partners have 5 working committees: Advocacy, Awards Ceremony,...
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With Primaries Over, the Good Economy Challenge Presses Forward
Congratulations to the winners of the May 19th Mayoral and...
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Advancing GSI at Urban Waters Federal Partnership Meeting
GSI Partners Project Manager presented about our work to advance...
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PWD’s Focus Groups and User Testing Sessions
Several members and staff attended PWD focus groups on June...
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RFP Released for GSI Awards Ceremony
We are planning an Awards Ceremony to further celebrate and elevate...
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Philadelphia Roofs Are Sprouting Greenery
The Philadelphia Inquirer covered the growth of green roofs in...
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April Member News
PowerCorpsPHL jointly celebrated the graduation of Cohort 3 and the induction...
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GSI Awards Ceremony Seeks Committee Members
A fundamental goal of the GSI Partners is to celebrate...
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PWD’s Stormwater Plan Review Focus Groups 
PWD continues to work towards July 1st when the new...
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Impressive Growth in the GSI Industry
The businesses and organizations in our network brought in well...
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Candidates Discuss GCCW at SBN’s Good Economy Challenge Mayoral Forum
The five Democrats in the Philadelphia Mayoral Race were at...
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RFP: GSI Monitoring Grant Seeking Consultant
GSI Monitoring Grant Seeking Consultant We are super excited to announce...
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April GSI Partners’ Quarterly Meeting
Sixty-two people from 43 businesses attended the April 21st GSI...
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Philadelphia-based study shows GSI is linked to lower crime rates
We know that GSI soaks up stormwater, and there is...
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Good Economy Challenge Off to Strong Start
Our Advocacy Committee has made incredible progress in getting organizational support for...
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Members making the press
Congrats to the Organic Mechanics Soil Company for receiving a 2015 Green Award by Main...
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A Note from PWD
A Note from PWD is a monthly feature new in 2015. We thank...
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Green Roof Tax Credit Doubled
On Monday March 16, GSI Partners Project Manager, Anna Shipp,...
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Committee Updates
Committee Updates – Our Advocacy Committee finalized our platform for strong unified leadership around the advancement...
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SBN Strategic Planning
The Sustainable Business Network has commenced our Strategic Plan update process....
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Join a Delegation for SBN’s Good Economy Challenge
Now is your chance to represent SBN and be a...
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Members making the press
Join us in congratulating Lou Rodriguez, the CEO of Rodriguez...
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Growing Membership
This year we have already welcomed several new members into...
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A Note from PWD
A Note from PWD is a monthly feature new for 2015. We...
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Upcoming Courses for Landscape/Hardscape Professionals
Here is a snapshot of upcoming opportunities.  These are targeted at landscape...
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SBN Launches the Good Economy Challenge; includes recommendation to advance Green City, Clean Waters
  The Sustainable Business Network has launched the Good Economy...
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January Quarterly Meeting and Advocacy Platform
Last week, we had our first Quarterly Meeting of 2015. ...
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PA DEP Sets 4 Webinars On March 10, 11 On New Act 162 Stream Buffer Requirements
The Department of Environmental Protection has scheduled a series of...
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GSI Partners Making the Press
The current issue of Landscape Architecture Magazine features an article...
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City Releases New Online System for Businesses
Starting this month, the City began rolling out a new...
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A Note from PWD
A Note from PWD is a new monthly feature for 2015. We...
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Three Mayoral Forums You Shouldn’t Miss
Next Great City Coalition’s Mayoral Forum March 3, 2015 6:00...
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$17,000 in GSI Continuing Education Grants Given Since October
Since October, we have granted $17,000 to 13 local business...
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GSI Partners’ Committee Updates January 2015
Committee Updates – Our Business Engagement Committee has finalized the special...
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GSI Partners Quarterly Meeting Postponed Until February 3rd
Due to snow, the GSI Partners meeting (originally schedule for...
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NOFA Organic Land Care Course
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society teamed up with NOFA again this...
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Members Making the News
On November 20th, GSI Partner Ruggiero Plante Land Design was recognized for a...
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ICPI’s Permeable Interlocking Concrete Paver Designation
SBN’s GSI Partners offer Continuing Education Grants all year for many different...
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PWD Procedural and Regulatory Update
PWD is planning on rolling out regulatory updates in July...
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City Releases New Online System for Businesses
Starting in January, the City will begin rolling out a...
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Best Innovative BMP Award: Now Accepting Submissions
The Chesapeake Stormwater Network is accepting submissions for the 2015...
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NGOs Support Federal Agencies in Efforts to Revitalize Urban Waterways, Boost Metropolitan Communities 
Twenty-seven conservation and outdoor recreation NGOs announced their support for...
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GSI Partners Quarterly Meeting – January 27th
Tuesday January 27, 2015 8:00 am – 10:30 am @...
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SBN’s Annual Members Meeting
SBN’s Annual Members Meeting Thursday January 22, 2015 6:15 –...
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Green Events from the BIA
Our friends at the BIA have two great events coming up coordinated...
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Mayoral Forum on Equitable Development
Candidates for Mayor will be invited to answer questions and...
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Rain Check Trainings and Project Tour
 It’s been a busy month for Rain Check!  On November...
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NRDC Hosts Roundtable on “Green Edge Report”
On November 12th, the NRDC hosted a roundtable in Philadelphia as...
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GSI Partners’ New Program Associate
Please join me in offering a warm welcome to Chris...
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Advocacy Committee Finalizing Platform for 2015 Elections
Our Advocacy Committee continues to close in on an issue platform for...
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Business Engagement Committee Update
 Our Business Engagement Committee distilled all of your wonderful feedback...
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GSI Partners’ Plan Review Committee Submits Report to PWD
After several months of interviews, writing, and follow up conversations,...
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PWD Launches New “Stormwater Pioneers” Award
Developers and private property owners play an important role in urban stormwater...
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SBN Holiday Party and Directory Release In partnership with Grid Magazine
Join us and your fellow local and sustainably-minded enterprises to celebrate the...
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NOFA Organic Land Care Course begins December 8, 2014 at PHS
A 30-hour organic land care accreditation course for land care...
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The Growing Greener Coalition’s “Finding The Green” 
 “The purpose of this single-source guide is to provide an...
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Advocacy Committee Update
Related to our three main goals to: 1) maximize the...
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New Orleans Delegation Visits Philadelphia
On October 6, a delegation of New Orleans stakeholders visited...
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Venice Island is Open!
  “After years of hard work and collaboration between the...
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Oregon State University Cuts Ribbon on Green Stormwater Infrastructure Research Facility
 “OSU-Benton County is a three-celled stormwater research facility for field-scale...
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Healthy Urban Waters: Empowering People, Improving Communities and Creating Jobs
Green Treks is a Philadelphia-based video production and educational non-profit...
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October Quarterly Partners Meeting
We started off Tuesday in the best way – with...
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October’s Quarterly Meeting Summary
We started off Tuesday in the best way – with another...
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PWD Construction Seminar for Contractors Bidding on “Green” Projects
The Philadelphia Water Department will be hosting the third in...
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William Penn Foundation Award
We are so proud to announce that SBN was awarded...
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Meet Our New Program Associate
One of the many exciting things the William Penn grant supports...
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PWD’s Rain Check Program
We are working with PWD and PHS to plan the next...
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Business Engagement Committee Update
The last GSI Partners Quarterly Meeting of 2014 is 2...
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Advocacy Committee Update
Our Advocacy Committee is looking forward to an Advocacy Workshop...
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Plan Review Committee Update
As mentioned last month, this Committee has wrapped up our...
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Small Business Innovation Grant (SBIG) Committee Update
The William Penn grant allows us to hire a consultant to...
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BIA’s 13th Annual Housing Conference
The BIA of Philadelphia’s 13th Annual Housing Conference will examine how major projects...
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MAC-IECA’s 21st Annual Conference, Workshop, and Trade Expo
Registration is open for the Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the International...
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Green Roof Professional (GRP) Training
“The Green Roof Professional (GRP) training series provides leading-edge designers...
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PWD Contractor Seminar: Access to Capital
PWD is addressing factors that deter new or lower-capital businesses...
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Philadelphia Clean Water Press Event: Waters of the US Rule
On Wednesday August 6, Philadelphia City Council, the EPA, business...
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Plan Review Committee update
The GSI Partners Plan Review Committee has finished interviews to...
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PWD’s Rain Check Program – Contractor Training 1
As we mentioned last month, the Sustainable Business Network (SBN),...
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July 2014 Quarterly Meeting
On Tuesday July 29, the GSI Partners hosted our Quarterly...
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April 2014 Quarterly Meeting
Our Quarterly Meeting was graciously hosted by GSI Partner and...
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PWD’s Green Acre Retrofit Program (GARP)
PWD’s newest business assistance grant program encourages stormwater project aggregation. GARP...
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Curriculum Development: Green Stormwater Infrastructure Operation + Maintenance
We are excited to announce a collaboration with staff at...
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PWD’s Rain Check Program
The Sustainable Business Network, via the GSI Partners, is proud...
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Plan Review Committee update
The GSI Partners Plan Review Committee has begun interviews to...
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Financial Incentives for Green Building and Green Stormwater Management
On May 13, the GSI Partners and the Building Industry Association’s...
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January 2014 Quarterly Meeting
We formally launched our Strategic Plan with a presentation at Tuesday...
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October 2013 Quarterly Meeting
GSI Partner TTF Watershed Partnership hosted our Quarterly Meeting on...
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