Each year, we seek to recognize innovators in the field who are using new and innovative techniques for facing the challenges of stormwater management by awarding the Best Urban BMP in the Bay Award.

This year, our team of jurors selected one winner from each of our 7 project categories to be eligible for our Grand Prize. Thank you to everyone who cast a vote for the Best Urban BMP in the Bay Award. The Grand Prize will be Announced on May 11th.

Learn more about our seven finalists below:

Best Education and Outreach Program: HRPDC Write As Rain Campaign

Best Habitat Creation: Fairfax County Stormwater Reforestation

Best Residential BMP: Series of RiverSmart BMPs Installed on a Slope

Best Retrofit: Carter Barron Stormwater Retrofit

Best Stream Restoration: Alger Park Restoration and Upland LID Project

Best Sustainable Facility: Martinsburg Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Best Ultra-Urban BMP: Kennedy Street Green Infrastructure Challenge