Environmental Resources


Prince George's County, Maryland

Prince George's County and the Maryland Department of the Environment to Host Stormwater Innovations Tour to Highlight Stormwater Improvements


For Immediate Release: 12/10/2013 12:00 AM

Contact: Linda Lowe, Public Information Specialist, Department of Environmental Resources/301-883-5952

 

Event to recognize County's Rain Check Rebate Program that earns homeowners cash money for approved stormwater retrofit projects.

 

Largo, MD – The Prince George’s County Department of Environmental Resources and the Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) will host a Stormwater Innovations Tour on Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 2:30 p.m. in Hyattsville to discuss the County’s efforts to reduce pollution from stormwater runoff.  The County introduced its Rain Check Rebate Program earlier this year to assist homeowners, businesses and non-profits entities in recouping some of their costs for installing stormwater management practices covered by the program. 

Prince George’s County is the third stop on MDE's tour that is making its way around the State to spotlight stormwater retrofit efforts of local government, communities and citizens.
 
WHO:
Maryland Department of the Environment Deputy Secretary David Costello
Prince George’s County Department of Environmental Resources Director Adam Ortiz
Anacostia Watershed Society President James Foster
Maryland State Officials
Prince George’s County Officials
 
 
WHAT:
MDE Stormwater Innovations Tour to highlight the County’s Rain Check Rebate Program
  
WHEN:
Wednesday, December 11, 2013
2:30 p.m.
 
WHERE:
Private Residence located at
5505 43rd Avenue
Hyattsville, MD  20781
Event will be held outdoors rain or shine
 
 
For more information on the County’s Rain Check Rebate Program, contact CountyClick 3-1-1.
 
 
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