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Develop intra-agency green infrastructure projects

DOT will develop green infrastructure elements within agency projects that will reduce the quantity of storm water runoff and help the City meet state and federal requirements for Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) areas, which have separate storm sewer and sanitary sewers.

Strategic Plan 2016 Initiative

7.2.3

Related OneNYC Initiative

3.5.4

Short-Term Milestones (by end of 2017)

Status

Update Description

DOT will include green infrastructure elements in project designs within Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) areas.

In Progress

DOT works with DEP to evaluate the feasibility of green infrastructure elements in project designs as appropriate, and is awaiting the development of the City's Stormwater Management Plan for guidance on MS4 areas.

Medium-Term Milestones (by end of 2021)

Status

Update Description

DOT will include green infrastructure elements in project designs.