School of Urban and Regional PlanningThe University of IowaGraduate College

Infrastructure

  • Updated: 09/20/2015 8:49 pm CDT
    Description:

    From the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) - The Local Government Climate and Energy Strategy Series gives an overview of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reduction strategies that local governments can use.

  • Updated: 09/24/2015 10:51 am CDT
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    Statewide Urban Design And Specifications (SUDAS) manuals provide common urban standards for public improvements such as sanitary sewers, water mains, streets, sidewalks, utility locations, signalization, drainage and erosion control.

  • Updated: 09/24/2015 10:52 am CDT
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    The Iowa Stormwater Management Manual. For a complete overview and a link to the manual please use the link given here.

  • Updated: 09/20/2015 7:04 pm CDT
    Description:

    Multiple links are provided to an overview, guidebook, and description of programs and other efforts being taken to improve quality of life in Dakota County, Minnesota.

  • Updated: 09/20/2015 8:37 pm CDT
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    Offers publications and resources on various topics such as electric, gas, water, wastewater, and stormwater.

  • Updated: 09/20/2015 8:43 pm CDT
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    Provides links to resources for communities on public education, public participation, construction site runoff control, illicit discharge prevention, post construction, and pollution prevention.

  • Updated: 09/20/2015 8:47 pm CDT
    Description:

    Rainscaping Iowa's website offers extensive info on best management practices related to stormwater management, including links to publications.

  • Updated: 09/20/2015 8:48 pm CDT
    Description:

    Iowa Onsite Waste Water Association (IOWWA)  works to educate its members and the public about the benefits of quality onsite, or “septic,” wastewater systems.