Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 48.07
Liaison Tony Gillund
Submission Date May 9, 2017
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.1

The Ohio State University at Lima
OP-23: Rainwater Management

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.50 / 2.00 Ron Kaufman
Facilities Superintendent
Facilities
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Which of the following best describes the institution’s approach to rainwater management?:
No written policies, plans or guidelines, but green infrastructure and LID practices are used

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

At Keese Hall, there is a retention pond. The downspouts from the building empty into the retention pond as runoff abatement to utilize the retention pond as a form of a nutrient sink. This comprehensive approach to rainwater management allows for a more sustainable approach to development of lands that increase the amount of impervious surfaces while adhering to an awareness of environmental sustainability.


A copy of the institution’s rainwater management policy, plan, and/or guidelines:
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A brief description of the institution’s rainwater management policy, plan, and/or guidelines that supports the responses above:

Green infrastructure is used on campus as a measure of best practice, although there is no formal written policy mandating the management of rainwater.


The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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