100 Ideas for New Paltz

93. pave the streets with porous asphalt

Posted in environment, infrastructure, stormwater, transportation by Jason West on June 11, 2009

Pave all new streets with porous asphalt which allows stormwater to percolate through the pavement rather than run along the surface — it will drastically reduce flooding, and the damage that comes to streets, sidewalks, streams and buildings from our increasingly common heavy storms


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  1. zach said, on November 4, 2010 at 2:52 pm

    I agree, thanks for the info. ZW

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