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COMPANY NEWS



Stormwater Utilities
FOX Environmental, LLC designed and facilitated development of a Stormwater Utility for the City of Powder Springs, GA. The effort included organization of a community workgroup, public education materials, Council work sessions, impervious mapping and analyses, customer database, rate study, ordinance preparation, etc. FOX assists other municipalities, as needed, to ensure effective implementation of their stormwater utility.


Planning a More Energy Efficient Future
FOX worked with County Commissioners, Senior Managers, the Board of Education, SL King, Southface and other sustainability experts to develop a comprehensive Sustainability Strategy for Dekalb County, GA. The City of Austell also contracted with FOX to develop and implement a Green Infrastructure Program for the City.



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EPD/ MNGWPD Compliance Audits
FOX assisted Paulding and Bartow Counties and the Cities of Cumming, Cartersville, Tyrone, Hiram, and Dallas, Flowery Branch, Oakwood, Villa Rica and Monroe achieve compliance with the EPD/ MNGWPD wastewater, source water and stormwater requirements. Several municipalities contract with FOX to ensure commitments are met and compliance sustained over time.



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Pollution Prevention Jeopardyl
Pollution Prevention Jeopardy is a hit! FOX's new on-site training course teaches municipal employees why and how to incorporate pollution prevention best management practices (BMPs) into all operations and maintenance activities to reduce and eliminate polluted stormwater runoff. Topics are initially presented in a classroom format and then emphasized through an interactive game of Pollution Prevention Jeopardy complete with prizes for all participants. Cartersville, Bartow County, Lee County, Auburn, Dallas, Flowery Branch and Oakwood recently contracted with FOX to hold this exciting training. Several participants noted that it was the best training class they had taken in years!



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Watershed Assessments, Protection Plans, Annual Progress Reports
FOX recently conducted long-term stream monitoring and Annual Watershed Protection Plan Reporting for the Cities of Buford, Carrollton, Cedartown, Flowery Branch, Hagan, Bartow County, and Lee County Utilities Authority. The Firm is also preparing watershed assessments for the Cities of Riceboro, Cartersville, Emerson, and Walton County GA.



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