Fort Barton Elementary School

LID Type: Rain garden/ bioretention
Use: Institutional
Installer: H.V. Collins
Designer/Developer: Vanasse Hangen Brustlin Inc.
Install Date: 2008

Address: 99 Lawton Avenue
Town: Tiverton
Zip Code: 02878
County: Newport

Jon Stabach
Vanasse Hangen Brustlin Inc.


Project Summary:
Bioretention areas and a rain garden were installed to reduce stormwater runoff from roads and parking areas and prevent impacts to nearby playing fields.


Project Narrative:
At the Fort Barton Elementary School a bioretention system was installed to collect  and treat runoff from entrance road drop-off/pickup areas, preventing direct flow and  impact to the nearby athletic fields. A rain garden located beside the parking lot was also installed. VHB provided preparation of the Rhode Island Pollutant Discharge Elimination System program.

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Address: 99 Lawton Avenue, Tiverton, RI 02878