CASQA 2018 – The KJ Stormwater Team Connects the Stormwater Dots in Riverside, CA

CASQA 2018 – The KJ Stormwater Team Connects the Stormwater Dots in Riverside, CA

The Kennedy Jenks Stormwater Team was represented by  Ross Dunning (Federal Way, WA), Katie McCoy (Rancho Cordova, CA), Rachel Morgan (San Francisco, CA), Catrina Paez (Ventura, CA), Laura Weiden (Federal Way, WA), Sachi Itagaki (Santa Clara, CA), and Gordon Alexander (Irvine, CA) at the 2018 California Stormwater Quality Association (CASQA) 14th Annual Conference. The team enjoyed three days … Read more

IGP Amendment Adopted

IGP Amendment Adopted

An Amendment to the California General Permit for Storm Water Discharges Associated with Industrial Activities (IGP) was adopted on 6 November 2018. If you’ve been following along with the IGP Amendment, you know the hot topics. (If you haven’t, visit our 21 March 2016 blog post and our 18 January 2018 blog post). The California State … Read more

Storm Water Resource Planning for Yolo County, CA

Storm Water Resource Planning for Yolo County, CA

Utilizing storm water as a water resource is gaining momentum in California.  In 2014, California passed the Water Quality, Water Supply and Infrastructure Improvement Act (also known as Proposition 1), which included $200 million in grant funds for municipal storm water projects to be administered by the State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) through the … Read more

Kennedy/Jenks Consultants Announces Several Staff Promotions as the Firm Nears a Century of Delivering on Service, Purpose, and Trust

Kennedy/Jenks Consultants Announces Several Staff Promotions as the Firm Nears a Century of Delivering on Service, Purpose, and Trust

Keith London, President & CEO of Kennedy/Jenks Consultants, has announced the promotion of 13 staff for their outstanding contributions to the firm. “Kennedy/Jenks has one-hundred years of employee ownership, lasting client relationships, and service to communities…with a commitment to 100 more years,” said Keith. “Our success is built on a solid foundation of integrity, technical excellence, innovation, and … Read more

Hawaii’s Expired (and Expiring) Stormwater General Permits

Hawaii’s Expired (and Expiring) Stormwater General Permits

Clients often find general permits to be a straightforward means of obtaining National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) coverage. However, several Hawaii stormwater general permits have expired, leaving facilities in a difficult position. Continue reading for an overview of general permits, an update on the status of Hawaii’s stormwater general permits, and a discussion of … Read more

CASQA 2017 – Kennedy/Jenks Stormwater Team Talks Stormwater in California’s Capital

CASQA 2017 – Kennedy/Jenks Stormwater Team Talks Stormwater in California’s Capital

Ross Dunning (Federal Way, WA), Katie McCoy (Rancho Cordova, CA), and Rachel Morgan (San Francisco, CA) represented the Kennedy/Jenks Stormwater Team at the 2017 California Stormwater Quality Association (CASQA) 13th Annual Conference. The Kennedy/Jenks team enjoyed three days of vibrant conversation in Sacramento, CA and presented in two sessions: Ross Dunning – West Hylebos Pier … Read more

A Rainy Day at a Solar Farm

A Rainy Day at a Solar Farm

Elevated ground-mount solar photovoltaic (PV) facilities present a unique situation for stormwater management because they usually involve an impervious surface elevated above a pervious vegetated surface. In this blog post, we will discuss the unique hydrologic processes at these solar PV facilities and the associated stormwater permitting requirements in various states across the country. Hydrologic … Read more

US EPA Stormwater Finance Forum

US EPA Stormwater Finance Forum

The US EPA Water Infrastructure and Resiliency Finance Center held Stormwater Finance Forums in Alhambra and Oakland, California in April 2017. Attendees were surveyed for finance strategies and challenges, and the general tone of responses was consistent with common struggles we hear from clients: funding for municipal stormwater is difficult to identify, acquire, and keep. … Read more

StormCon 2017 – The KJ Stormwater Team Celebrates All Things Stormwater

StormCon 2017 – The KJ Stormwater Team Celebrates All Things Stormwater

The Kennedy/Jenks Stormwater Team went all out to showcase our stormwater engineering expertise and our enthusiastic stormwater team as we wrapped up an exciting week in Bellevue, WA at StormCon 2017, the North American Surface Water Quality Conference and Expo. The Kennedy/Jenks team represented by staff from Massachusetts, California, Hawaii, Oregon, and Washington, presented in … Read more