Low Impact Development

Photo of a vegetated area between sidewalk and roadUsing low impact development strategies, developers can create healthy habitats by incorporating nature into built environments. Implementing the eco-friendly solutions below would allow for natural rainwater filtration and minimization of the impact of development on the environment.

Eco-friendly solutions:

  • Bioswales
  • Cisterns
  • Permeable Pavement
  • Rain Gardens
  • Stormwater reuse
  • Vegetated Strips

View the Developer's Guide to Low Impact Development