Overall Rating Expired
Overall Score Expired
Liaison Greg Lischke
Submission Date Dec. 7, 2016
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Ithaca College
OP-23: Rainwater Management

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Greg Lischke
Director EM&S
OEMS
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Which of the following best describes the institution’s approach to rainwater management?:
Comprehensive policies, plans or guidelines that require LID practices for all new projects

A brief description of the institution’s green infrastructure and LID practices:

There are vegetative roofs on five different buildings on campus.

Since the College has adopted a minimum LEED Silver or equivalent construction/major renovation policy, all new projects will incorporate stormwater management practices.

For the two newest buildings, the Park Center for Business and Sustainable Enterprise and the Peggy R. Williams Center, both LEED-Platinum certified, there are rainwater catchment and reuse systems in place that actively collect rainwater and store it in underground cisterns for use in non-potable water applications (toilet flushing and landscape irrigation). We also used pervious paving near the Williams Center.



A copy of the institution’s rainwater management policy, plan, and/or guidelines:
A brief description of the institution’s rainwater management policy, plan, and/or guidelines that supports the responses above:
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The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
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Additional documentation to support the submission:
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