Alternative Stormwater Compliance Approaches on GDOT Right-of-way

The objective of this study is to quantify the performance of a variety of alternative best management practice (BMP) designs for application on Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) right-of-way. This study will compare the design and performance of several stormwater structures (e.g., natural buffers, dry swales, wet swales, bioretention areas, dry detention ponds, wet extended detention ponds, and fabric check dams) that have been designed and constructed to fit within the unique and predominantly linear geometries required for roadside structures.


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    • Status: Completed
    • Funding: $235767.00
    • Contract Numbers:

      GDOT RP 14-03

    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Georgia Department of Transportation

      One Georgia Center
      600 West Peachtree Street, NW
      Atlanta, GA  United States  30308
    • Project Managers:

      Bui, Binh

    • Performing Organizations:

      Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta

      School of Civil and Environmental Engineering
      Atlanta, GA  United States  30332
    • Principal Investigators:

      Burns, Susan

    • Start Date: 20141208
    • Expected Completion Date: 20181208
    • Actual Completion Date: 20190608
    • Source Data: RiP Project 39928

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01567206
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Georgia Department of Transportation
    • Contract Numbers: GDOT RP 14-03
    • Files: RIP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: Jun 26 2015 1:00AM