Green Infrastructure Saves Greenbacks Syracuse’s Onondaga Lake has been badly polluted since the 1800’s. Green infrastructure is cleaning sewer water entering the lake, reducing capital spending, and improving social justice according to a recent summary from “Rooftops to Rivers: Green Strategies for Controlling Stormwater and Combined Sewer Overflows” by the Natural Resources Defense Council. The cost of 95 percent total stormwater volume […]

Mr. Trump has promised to drain the Washington swamp. We ran this through Autocase for Green Infrastructure to see what the value is of this “strategy”. We centered the project at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue (although we considered running it from Trump’s hotel at 1100 Pennsylvania Ave). But, using the White House as the project site, we find an interesting result that […]