Mecklenburg County, NC

Mecklenburg County, NC

After numerous floods and repetitive losses of property, the City of Charlotte, NC and Mecklenburg County decided to adjust their approach to floodplain management. The Charlotte-Mecklenburg County Storm Water Services Division (SWS) took the initiative to research and update maps used to identify flood hazards.

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Nashville, TN

Nashville, TN

Nashville, Tennessee has taken the initiative to mitigate urban flooding due to rainfall through the use of green infrastructure. The city took a low impact approach by implementing measures that would capture water before it entered the combined sewer system, thus relieving pressure on an over-taxed system.

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