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Environment & Development Program List

Three strategic initiatives for Sustainable Environmental Excellence (SEE):
SEE Less Trash – for Solid Waste
SEE Safe Clean & Green – for Watershed Management
SEE Development Excellence – for Development


SEE Less Trash

1.  Regional Solid Waste & Recycling under the leadership of the Resource Conservation Council


SEE Safe Clean & Green

2.  Trinity Common Vision w/ Corridor Development Certificate Process – under the leadership of the Trinity Steering Committee and Trinity Flood Management Task Force

3.  Regional Urban Stormwater – under the leadership of the Regional Stormwater Management Coordinating Council

  1. Public Education
  2. SmartScape
  3. Pollution Prevention
  4. Illicit Discharge Detection & Elimination (IDDE)
  5. Monitoring & Group Purchasing

4.  Grease Abatement – under the leadership of the North Texas Grease Abatement Council

5.  Watershed Protection Strategies and Conservation – under the leadership of the Water Resources Council

  1. Water Quality Management Program
  2. Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) under the leadership of the TMDL Coordination Committee
  3. Greenprinting (In cooperation with Trust for Public Land)


SEE Development Excellence

6.  Regional Codes (Building, Electrical, Energy & Green, Fire, Plumbing & Mechanical) – under the leadership of the Regional Codes Coordinating Committee

7.  Public Works – under the leadership of the Public Works Council

  1. Integrated Storm Water Management/Low Impact Development (iSWM/LID)
  2. Construction Standards
  3. Sustainable Public ROW (SPROW) – and TRiSWM (linear Transportation iSWM)
  4. Hydrologic Hazard Technical Assistance through Cooperating Technical Partnership and NFIP Training & Outreach

8.  Texas Dept. of Agriculture – Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)

9.  Center of Development Excellence / Vision North Texas / CLIDE awards



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