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/News---Info/Blog/June-2016/Consider-traffic-impacts-of-new-developments Kevin Ruhland, PE
Proposed developments are expected to bring many positive impacts to a community. These can include more jobs, recreational opportunities, and shopping/dining opportunities plus an increased tax base. But these projects also can challenge communities with the potential for increased traffic and a need for more transportation options for residents. 

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/News---Info/Blog/May-2016/Minimize-potential-flood-damage-in-your-community Brian Miller, PE
In just hours, torrential rains and devastating floods can damage infrastructure and disrupt communities. Recovery, on the other hand, can take years of costly repair. Are you ready to minimize potential damage in your community? 

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/News---Info/Blog/April-2016/Consider-the-Big-Picture-when-preparing-Developers Steve Thompson, PE
Engineers and planners work with communities to advise them of potential impacts of a proposed development. A community’s engineer can help offer insights about the future needs of infrastructure that could be totally unrelated to the project at hand. This information may be included in a Developer’s Agreement that protects all parties.

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/News---Info/Blog/April-2016/Negotiate-a-win-win-relationship-with-private-deve Andrew Bremer, AICP
Is private development picking up in your community―or do you wish it would? When that proposal lands on your desk, will you be ready to craft a Developer’s Agreement that protects your community, while still encouraging the project to move forward?

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/News---Info/Blog/January-2016/Celebrate-Funding-Success Mary Wagner, PE
Most of what we deal with day to day are project need overloads and tight budgets. How can municipalities overcome the obstacles of funding much-needed projects? Here’s a peek into what is available in the funding realm, along with some examples of how other communities like yours have been successful.

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