Laura Bonich, PE was invited to participate in a six day Urban Land Institute Advisory panel charged with providing recommendations to increase the resiliency of the cities of Estes Park, Loveland and Fort Collins in Larimer County, Colorado.
These areas have been subject to repeated wild fires, extreme flooding and drought in recent years. As the only engineer on the panel Laura provided guidance and recommendations to increase the resiliency of the region’s water, wastewater, transportation and drainage systems.
Grant funding for the panel was provided by the Kresge Foundation for work on land use and climate change. The presentation and full report will be available on the Urban Land Institute (ULI.org) and Community Foundation of Northern Colorado’s web site. Read the article here.