Taking the Right Appraisal Approach for Your Needs

While the usefulness of a utility valuation may now seem clear, how to proceed is often less apparent. Understanding the right time to use each of the different valuation approaches can help municipalities and utility owners determine their next steps. There are three typical appraisal approaches to take to understand the value of utility systems…. Read More

NYC Idling Regulations

The New York City Administrative Code, Title 24, Section 24-163 establishes that no person should allow the engine of a motor vehicle to idle for longer than three minutes while parking, standing, or stopping. However, there are two exceptions to this rule. The exceptions apply to the following: Legally authorized emergency motor vehicles, and Vehicles… Read More

Waste Management Plans for Certain Buildings

New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) is proposing to revise the rules to require certain buildings to submit a “Building Waste Management Plan.” Who will submit the “Building Waste Management Plan”? Owners and/or managing agents of certain new or altered residential multiple dwellings. Who will be affected? (Does this action apply to me?) Any new… Read More

Community Grants Available for Pollution Prevention Initiatives

Pollution Protection

The New York State Pollution Prevention Institute (NYSP2I) is offering its 2020-2021 Community Grants for pollution prevention outreach and education projects.  Eligible applicants can receive up to $20,000 to fund their project. The submission deadline will soon be right around the corner (May 29, 2020) NYSP2I provides an important funding source for community-focused pollution prevention… Read More

Public Assistance from FEMA During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Despite the COVID-19 Pandemic, Walden’s team continues to serve its clients remotely while adhering to local, state and federal directives related to social distancing. During these uncertain times, Walden remains highly responsive and committed to providing its clients with engineering solutions to their project needs.   Did you know the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)… Read More