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Submitted by (@markhayes)

Environmental Knights

A team of top environmental professionals with or without degrees and for God's sake no engineers. That would be front line investigators of environmental problems. Also for this contract with local colleges and universities to have feet on the ground instantly until the Knights can arrive. The Knights would also be able to ticket and detain guilty parties until local authorities can arrive.

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Submitted by (@jarvistyrone)

Indoor off-grid Rainwater harvesting

Encourage homes and businesses to utilize large scale Rainwater harvesting for toilets, laundry etc.. Rainwater treated using filters and Ultraviolet purification is suitable for drinking, and bathing. A sustainable, economically feasible method which reduces nonpoint source pollution and the demand on city water supply. This is a opportunity to reinvent the water grid to meet tomorrow's challenges.

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Submitted by (@paul.radomski)

Homeowner Credits for Rainwater Runoff Management

Local governments may reduce burdens on stormwater facilities by encouraging citizens to get rainwater into the ground near where it falls by use of storm water runoff retention and bioretention. Residential property owners could be credited for storm water runoff management. To qualify for such a credit, the property owner would file with the county on the form provided by the county. To qualify for credit the homeowner ...more »

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