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Verrazano Blvd. Poughkeepsie Pervious Pavement


Apartment building with a pervious pavement parking lot

This new apartment building in the City of Poughkeepsie has a pervious pavement parking lot and a rain garden to control stormwater runoff.

Site Location

Site Name: 37 Verrazano Blvd.
Address: 37 Verrazano Blvd., Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
Owner: R. L. Baxter Building Corporation
County: Dutchess
Watershed: Fall Kill
Land use of site: Residential
Can this site be visited? No
Location on site: Outside of 8 apartment buildings

Practice Details

Intent of design: water filtration
Size of structure/capacity: N/A
Size of drainage area: N/A
Plants or materials used: Local rain garden plants as designed by engineer
Maintenance: This site is maintained by owner Management Company on a weekly basis
Maintained by: Staff

Design/Installation Information

Design: Berger Engineering and Surveying, PLLC
Installation: Karl Mannain & Sons Excavating
Date of installation: April 1, 2011
Zoning change or special permit required: N/A
Project cost: $750,000
Form of payment: Cash

For Additional Site Information:

Contact: Robert Baxter, Director
Email: bob@baxterbuilt.com
Phone: (845) 471-1047