Big Creek Watershed
Balanced Growth Plan Partners

Big Creek Connects and Ohio Balanced Growth brochures

2017 6TH ANNUAL PARTNERSHIP MEETING
Wednesday, April 5, 2017

4:006:30 p.m. (dinner included)
Cleveland Metroparks Watershed Stewardship Center
2277 W Ridgewood Dr, Parma 44134 [Map]
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Preliminary agenda:

  • Welcome by Parma Mayor Timothy DeGeeter
  • Watershed Stewardship Center overview – Gayle Albers, Manager
  • Balanced Growth Program Update – Sandra Kosek-Sills, Ohio Lake Erie Commission
  • Regional Stormwater Management Projects, highlighting Brookside Drop Structure modification -– Matt Scharver, Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District
  • Balanced Growth Plan and Non-point Source Implementation Plan updates – Bob Gardin, Big Creek Connects; William Carlson, Tetra Tech Consultants; Derek Schafer, West Creek Conservancy
  • Photo opportunities & Dinner buffet
  • Showcasing Balanced Growth related projects in each Partnership Community

Big Creek Watershed cities in the Ohio Balanced Growth Community:
Brook Park
Brooklyn
Cleveland
Parma
Parma Heights

Big Creek Watershed Balanced Growth Plan

Download entire plan (24M)

Download by section:

Executive Summary

Introduction | Goals & Project Scope |Balanced Growth Initiative | Watersheds | The Cuyahoga River Watershed |
Big Creek Watershed Characteristics

Creating the Plan | Community Issues | Critical Natural Features in the Big Creek Watershed | Identifying PCAs & PDAs

Conservation via Stormwater Retrofits

Tools for Watershed Stewardship

Appendix A. Demographics, Land Use and Developement of the Big Creek Watershed

Appendix B. Big Creek Watershed Wetlands Analysis 2008

Appendix C. Outline of a Watershed Plan (Big Creek Watershed Action Plan - 319 Appendix 8 Elements and GAP List)

Big Creek Stormwater Retrofit Ranking Project

Download the Summary Report (22MB)

 

BIG CREEK WATERSHED BALANCED GROWTH PLAN - 2010

Plan Cover

Ohio's Balanced Growth