New Urbanism and Stormwater Management: Where is the convergence?


In most US communities, current stormwater regulations make urban development harder and more expensive. However, some state and local governments are recognizing the water quality benefit of new urbanism and reflecting it in their regulations. This session will focus on the convergence between new urbanism and such regulations.


  • Tom Richman, Principal, Office of Tom Richman
  • Lynn Richards, Senior Policy Analyst, U.S. EPA
  • William Wenk, Principal and President, Wenk Associates, Inc.
  • Lisa Nisenson, Principal, Nisenson Consulting

Slideshow by Lynn Richards: