Big Creek Watershed
Balanced Growth Plan Partners

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2016 5TH ANNUAL PARTNERSHIP MEETING
March 10, 2016
Sachsenheim Hall, 7001 Denison Avenue, Cleveland 44102
Proceedings

  • Welcome by Jenita McGowan, Chief of Sustainability, City of Cleveland
  • Ohio Balanced Growth Program update and presentation on Tree Canopy Legislation - Kirby Date, Levin College of Urban Affairs
  • Balanced Growth in the Big Creek Watershed - Bob Gardin, Big Creek Connects
  • Regional Stormwater Management Program, Matt Scharver, Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District
  • Photo opp & Dinner
  • 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

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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