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Sixth Annual Stormwater Summit Oct. 5

September 15th 2018

Sixth Annual Stormwater Summit Oct. 5 Southfield, MI- On Friday, October 5, 2018, Oakland County Water Resources Commissioner Jim Nash, in partnership with Pure Oakland Water, and Lawrence Technological University, will host the 6th Annual Stormwater Summit. The summit will begin at 9 a.m. at Lawrence Technological University, located at 21000 West Ten Mile Road, […]

Royal Oak Library Closed Due to Minor Flooding

December 27th 2017

Royal Oak Library Closed Due to Minor Flooding (City of Royal Oak, Dec. 27, 2017) Royal Oak, MI – The City of Royal Oak sent out an alert Wednesday announcing temporary closure of the library. “LIBRARY CLOSED: A sprinkler head was damaged while other work was being done in the Royal Oak Oak Public Library […]

Water Resource Commissioner Hosts Annual Stormwater Summit Oct. 20

October 12th 2017

Water Resource Commissioner Hosts Annual Stormwater Summit Oct. 20  Waterford, MI— On Friday, October 20, 2017, Oakland County Water Resources Commissioner Jim Nash, in partnership with Pure Oakland Water, will host the 5th Annual Stormwater Summit. The summit will begin at 9 a.m. at Lawrence Technological University, located at 21000 West Ten Mile Road, in […]

Berkley Announces Next Steps in Flooding Discussions

September 13th 2017

Berkley Announces Next Steps in Flooding Discussions (City of Berkley, Sept. 13, 2018) Berkley, MI – The City of Berkley released the following press release on Wednesday, Sept. 13 in regard to recent flooding of basements: “On September 7, the Berkley City Council, Water Resource Commissioner Jim Nash, and city and county staff met with […]

Ferndale Experiments with Green Drainage Solution

October 29th 2016

Ferndale Experiments with Green Drainage Solution (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 29, 2016) Ferndale, MI – In the midst of a longer than expected road construction project, Ferndale residents have been wondering what the city was thinking using bricks around the drains on three residential streets. The pavers are an experiment in environmentally-conscious design and an […]