Tech Talk

Upcoming Talks

All Tech Talks are held at UNC Charlotte Center City.  Parking permits provided. 

September 15, 2015, 9am-11am.  Breakfast provided.

BMP Maintenance and Inspections
Heather Davis, Senior Environmental Specialist, Mecklenburg County
*Heather is certified in NCLID (North Carolina Low Impact Development) and CESSWI (Certified Erosion, Sediment and Storm Water Inspector)

For further information contact Karyn Williamson-Coria at or 704-687-1932

Previous Tech Talks

May 12, 2015 

Nuts and Bolts of Stream Restoration

Reedy Creek Stream Restoration Design Case Study Emily G. Reinicker, PE, CFM, Senior Water Resources Engineer Wildlands Engineering, Inc.   Please visit for project information

March 31, 2015

Stormwater 101 for Elected Officials, Reserve your space today!  email

January, 2015

September, 2014

Minimum Design Criteria:  Shaping the Future of Stormwater Management:  Presenter Annette Lucas, NCDENR, NC Division of Energy, Mineral and Land Resources, Stormwater Program.

January 14th, 2014

Small Town Stormwater Agendas -- What I Need to Know!: Presenter Kevin Krouse of Cramerton shares his experiences, frustrations, and successes working in a small town with little stormwater management infrastructure.

November 5th, 2013

Charlotte BMP Programs -- How They Can Work for YOU!: Steve Jadlocki and Kyle Hall of Charlotte-Mecklenburg Storm Water Services present on pilot BMP programs and the value of establishing and sharing information from pilot BMPs across the region. The Presentation: A review of ongoing and completed studies of Stormwater Control Measures (SCM) in the Charlotte area. Offers a summary of the financial costs and possible benefits of maintaining such studies. Also, provides analysis of completed studies to help inform Stormwater BMP.

September 10th, 2013

Where Does Stream Restoration Fit into MS4 Permits/Program: Will Wilhelm, Kimley-Horn, and Mike MacIntyre of Charlotte present on the stream restoration as it relates to MS4 permits and programs.  

July 23rd, 2013

Introducing Regional Storwater Partnership Tech Talks: At the inaugural Tech Talk, Town Engineer Derek Slocum gives a presentation on Harrisburg's development of a stormwater master plan.