Rivard Plaza on Detroit Riverfront

Location

1340 Atwater
Detroit
,
Michigan
48226
,
US

Website

Description

Learn how to assemble a rain barrel from a recycled pickle barrel. Learn about the importance of capturing rain water as a green infrastructure practice to address storm water pollution/runoff.

Future Events

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Past Events

Saturday
Jul
26
2014
Saturday, July 26, 2014 from 10am-noon
10am-noon
The Sierra Club in partnership with Detroit Riverfront Conservancy and Maxi Container are sponsoring a free rain barrel workshop on Rivard Plaza, 1340 Atwater, Detroit. Learn how to make rain barrels and hook them up to downspouts to capture rain water to save money and protect Detroit River from stormwater pollution. To take a rain barrel home you can purchase a rain barrel at discounted price of $50 by visiting www.mirainbarrel.com/signup. For more information, call 313-475-7057