Other Best Practices
Upgrading New Jersey’s urban water systems requires efforts across many fronts. While green and gray infrastructure, community engagement and financing are all key components, there will be many other areas in which Jersey Water Works, local officials, utility executives and community members will be involved. Below are documents and links to best practices in many of those areas.
Federal Urban Waters NGO News Release_12 3 2014: NGOs Support Federal Agencies in Efforts to Revitalize Urban Waterways, Boost Metropolitan Communities
This news release describes the Urban Water Federal Partnership, a collaboration of 14 federal agencies aimed to boost local economies and create jobs by restoring waterways.
Roxanne Qualls presentation on Cincinnati’s Water Infrastructure
This powerpoint by Roxanne Qualls, former mayor of Cincinnati, describes metropolitan Cincinnati’s holistic approach to drinking water, wastewater and stormwater including its successful programs to resolve combined sewer overflows. 2014.