Archive for October, 2015:

MS4 Permits and Public Engagement

Posted on Wednesday, October 28th, 2015 by Brad Schleeter
In Stormwater, tagged in Tags: , http://affinis.us/ms4-permits-public-engagement/

Last month, I attended the annual Missouri Water Environment Association Stormwater Conference in Columbia, Missouri. The Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) permit was a theme among many presentations. It regulates permit holders’ stormwater discharges and requires a variety of tasks, which are grouped into six minimum control measures (MCM). Permit holders are responsible for implementing […]

Kansas City Stormwater Improvements

Posted on Wednesday, October 21st, 2015 by Cliff Speegle
In Projects, Stormwater, tagged in Tags: , , , leawood heritage stormwater improvements

We have recently completed a number of stormwater improvement projects in the Kansas City metro area. Three, in particular, had very similar design features. Today, we’re sharing a quick overview of each project, along with a chart comparing characteristics of each. Leawood Heritage Stormwater Improvements Located on a tributary in the Dykes Branch watershed, this […]

Wolf Creek Parkway Presented Award at ACEC Ceremony

Posted on Wednesday, October 7th, 2015 by Ryan Fleming
In Accolades, Clients, Streets, Traffic, Transportation Engineering, tagged in http://affinis.us/wolf-creek-parkway-presented-award-acec-ceremony/

Our work with the City of Basehor, Kansas on Wolf Creek Parkway between 155th and 158th Streets was recognized by the American Council of Engineering Companies of Kansas at the Engineering Excellence Award ceremony this week. This award recognizes innovative and outstanding examples of engineering excellence. That being said, this particular project was a win for […]