Graham Sustainability Institute

Project Impact Report: Neighborhood, Environment, and Water Research Collaborations for Green Infrastructure (NEW-GI)

November 2020

Neighborhood, Environment, and Water Research Collaborations for Green Infrastructure (NEW-GI) developed and assessed green stormwater infrastructure (GSI) innovations that more fully serve residents of legacy cities. The project envisioned and tested GSI designs for vacant residential property in Detroit, MI. This project impact report outlines the key findings and products that emerged from the project and uses quotes to demonstrate some of the impacts the work is having for stormwater practice and policy.

To learn more about the project visit: www.myumi.ch/NEW-GI