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EWRI Technical Event - Green Infrastructure & Envision Initiatives

March 25, 2021
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
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*Tentatively Rescheduled to 3/25/21*

In recent years, Harris County has been exploring opportunities to incorproate Green Infrastructure into project designs and implementation.  This presentation seeks to provide an overview of Green Infrastructure practices for Harris County as well as other initiatives related to Envision.

Speaker: Nick Russo MS, ENV SP, Environmental Compliance Officer, Harris County Engineering Department

Speaker biography is provided below.

 Agenda:     12:00 noon       Introductory Remarks and Presentation
                   12:45 p.m.       Q&A and EWRI Announcements
                   1:00 p.m.         Adjourn

Professional Development Hours:  One PDH offered for this event.

Cost:
ASCE Members:         $15
Non-Members:           $25
Note: A link for the webinar will be sent to all registered attendees the morning of the event.

Payment:
Please pay by credit card online after clicking the "Register Now" button.

Sponsors:  Sponsorships are available for $250 each. Sponsors will receive:

  • One complimentary registration
  • Recognition on welcome screens and verbally during the event

Please email a high-resolution logo to [email protected] after you purchase your sponsorship.  You may purchase your sponsorship online by clicking on the "Register Now" button or click here to complete a paper form and mail a check.


Nick Russo, MS, ENV SP
Environmental Compliance Officer
Harris County Engineering Department


Nick Russo is the Environmental Compliance Officer for Harris County Engineering Department as a member of the department’s leadership team. Nick is responsible for coordinating various environmental, sustainability, and regulatory programs with local, state, and federal agencies.  He has implemented Green Stormwater Infrastructure & Low Impact Development on many County projects, including the development of stormwater criteria for green infrastructure across the county and currently oversees several large stormwater projects. 

Nick has worked numerous federally declared disasters including Hurricane Ike, the Tax day flood, Hurricane Harvey, and Tropical Storm Imelda where he has conducted damage assessments and debris removal in coordination with FEMA and other agencies.  Mr. Russo has eighteen years of experience in water management, environmental resources, and disaster recovery. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Texas State University and a Master’s Degree from Texas A&M University.  Nick is currently assigned to a county task force assisting in the county’s response to COVID-19.


 

 

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