GEO Participates in Official Sponge City Tour Attended by China Government Officials


GEO’s engineer, Yi Yang and John Lenth, Herrera Environmental Consultants coordinated a tour of Sponge City stormwater facilities in Zhenjiang, China. We were honored to have Zhang Linwei from the central government Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development attend. Mr. Zhang is one of the chief architects of China’s Sponge City program, a multi-billion dollar stormwater retrofit program in select Chinese cities. The tour was followed up by a stormwater monitoring presentation and discussion lead by both GEO and Herrera.