Improving Drainage at a Hokie Tailgate Lot

May 2010
Stormwater;May2010, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p49
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the improvements to the drainage at the Lower Chicken Hill lot to accommodate the favorite Hokie tailgating pastime in Blacksburg, Virginia. The former grass, gravel and dirt lot was replaced with a state-of-the-art lot and engineered with curb, landscaping and drainage. Use of the 20-foot-long 48-inch high density polyethylene (HDPE) water-quality along with the 48-inch stormwater detention system was the preferred solution for the drainage improvement as well as the Counter Flow Technology (CFT).


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