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Liaison Leah Ceperley
Submission Date Jan. 31, 2014
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STARS v1.2

University of Dayton
OP-23: Stormwater Management

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Kurt Hoffmann
Environmental Sustainability Manager
Facilities Management
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Does the institution have a policy, plan, and/or strategies to reduce stormwater runoff from new development projects? :
Yes

Does the institution have a policy, plan, and/or strategies to reduce stormwater runoff from ongoing campus operations? :
Yes

A brief description of the institution's stormwater management initiatives:

For new projects, all sites are maintained with strategies to runoff and soil erosion. In addition, several rain gardens have been installed across campus to retain and slow the discharge of runoff. Permeable pavers have been installed in several areas to determine whether they meet the demands of our climate.


The website URL where information about the institution's stormwater management initiatives, plan or policy is available:
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Does the institution have a living or vegetated roof?:
No

A brief description of the institution's living or vegetated roof:
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Does the institution have porous paving?:
Yes

A brief description of the institution's porous paving:

Several sections of porous pavers have been installed in highly visible and traveled areas to determine whether they meet the demands of our climate and foot traffic.


Does the institution have retention ponds?:
No

A brief description of the institution's retention ponds:
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Does the institution have stone swales?:
Yes

A brief description of the institution's stone swales:

Swales were created as part of the redevelopment of our campus Central Mall.


Does the institution have vegetated swales?:
Yes

A brief description of the institution's vegetated swales:

Swales were created as part of the redevelopment of our campus Central Mall.


Does the institution employ any other technologies or strategies for stormwater management?:
Yes

A brief description of other technologies or strategies for stormwater management employed:

Students in our sustainability themed housing have created rain barrel systems to capture rain water for use in their organic garden.


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