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IL Section ASCE YMG Dinner Meeting – Natalie Creek Flood Mitigation Project

May 21 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Overview

Joe Krazter, Managing Civil Engineer at the Metropolitan Water District of Greater Chicago (MWRDGC) and Adam Blumstein, Staff Civil Engineer at Burns & McDonnell, will present on the Natalie Creek Flood Mitigation Project. The goal of the project is to mitigate the effects of flooding along Natalie Creek to the extent practicable. The residents experience frequent over bank flooding and property damage. Natalie Creek is within the Little Calumet River Basin located in southwest Cook County, Illinois.

Description

Join ASCE YMG for another project presentation and dinner meeting!

Joe Krazter, Managing Civil Engineer at the Metropolitan Water District of Greater Chicago (MWRDGC) and Adam Blumstein, Staff Civil Engineer at Burns & McDonnell, will present on the Natalie Creek Flood Mitigation Project. The goal of the project is to mitigate the effects of flooding along Natalie Creek to the extent practicable. The residents experience frequent over bank flooding and property damage. Natalie Creek is within the Little Calumet River Basin located in southwest Cook County, Illinois.

Alternative solutions to mitigate flooding included bank stabilization, expansion of existing detention basins, new detention basins (additional 190-acre-foot of storage), and expanded arch culverts. MWRDGC, as a result of public input, approved proceeding with improvements that will provide a 25-year storm event level of protection for an estimated construction cost of $7.7 million.

Speaker

Joe Krazter, Adam Blumstein

Dress Code

Business Casual

 

Pricing – Regular (May 8, 2019 – May 21, 2019)

Registrant Type Price
General US$ 30.00
Government US$ 20.00
Student US$ 10.00

Cancellation Policy

The refund policy is set by ASCE IL Section Younger Member Group. All refund requests will be referred to ASCE IL Section Younger Member Group before processing.

Details

Date:
May 21
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Burns & McDonnell
200 W Adams Suite 1600
Chicago, IL 60606 United States
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Organizer

Kyle Sant
Email:
kyle.sant@kimley-horn.com