The floodwall is a marvel! So is the Shockoe Retention Basin! Next to these two engineering feats is the @rvaparksandrec 14th Street Takeout, where rafters, paddlers, and fishers can access the James. And the James River, of course, is our favorite marvel of all. 💙🥰💙
If you have rain barrels that aren’t yet empty after the dry spell we’ve had, now would be a great time to give your garden a drink. Emptying barrels in advance of rain events helps them to be most effective in reducing the amount of stormwater runoff in your watershed. 💡🌧💧
Still expecting showers and storms to develop later today, mainly from 4 or 5:00 onward into the evening and overnight, with a second wave of showers/storms tomorrow. Most models showing around an inch of rain by Sunday morning; I think a few isolated pockets of 1.5-2 possible
Join @VACV_Official for an info session about the Greening Southside Working Group. This is an amazing opportunity for residents to strategize and develop a community-rooted solution for green spaces in South Richmond.
June 1 and June 15