This stormwater unit is underground; it was a public municipality retrofit completed in 2005.

Rainwater Management Techniques Used

unit2 220x136 hhUnderground Cleansing

A concrete vault with aluminum swirl chamber, Vortechnics brand. The vault was built inline with underground storm drains and has an 80 hectare catchment area.

Cost & Funding

$500,000, equally shared between local, provincial and federal governments via an infrastructure grant.

Project Team

City of Victoria Storm Water Quality Officer, Water and Environment Engineering Section.

Location

Fisherman's Wharf
Victoria, BC