Friday, March 8, 2013

March Meeting

The March Meeting for the Bangor Area Storm Water Group will be held on March 14th from 9:00 am to 11:30 am. At Eastern Maine Community College in Bangor. The draft agenda includes:

9:00 am Welcome and Introductions

9:10 am Organizational Business

· Approval of BASWG meeting minutes

· Grants update – Urban Waters Grant

· Bangor Garden Show (April 5-7) update and sign-up

· Salt Management Task Force Update

· Stormwater Steward Status

· Other Announcements

9:15 am MS4 Permit Language Review and Regional Discussion

· Update on recent DEP meeting, permit issuance process and timeline

9:45 am DIMS Planning Update - It’s a go!

· Status update and considerations

10:00 am Special Meeting: Education and Outreach

E&O Background – Overview by Chris Brewer and Brenda Zollitsch

· Overview of Education and Outreach Permit Requirements

· What we have done to date, incl. statewide plans and efforts

· Moving forwards: New permit requirements, coastal Communities Grant projects, and website renovation

10:30 am Coffee Break

10:45 am Group Education and Outreach Planning Session

· Reaching agreement on PY5 activities

· Developing plans to meet new permit needs

· Website content suggestions

11:30 am Meeting adjourns