Not So Straight & Narrow: Managing Our Rural & Urban Waterways—An Obermann Conversation

Thursday, September 12, 2019, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Riverfront Crossings Park
1101 S Clinton St, Iowa City, IA 52240

Craig Just, water quality expert and UI professor of civil & environmental engineering, and Rai Tokuhisa, Water Resource Engineer Intern with RDG Planning & Design—which was involved with the waterway project that runs behind Iowa City's Big Grove Brewery & Taproom—will lead a walking conversation about restorative watershed management. Craig and Rai have been involved in both rural and urban projects and will speak to this site specifically, as well as Craig's two new EPA grant projects.

This Obermann Conversation will be a walking tour. We will start at the parking lot at Riverfront Crossings Park (1101 S. Clinton St., Iowa City) and end at Big Grove Brewery & Taproom (1225 S. Gilbert St., Iowa City), where participants can talk longer with Craig and Rai.

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This event is free and open to the public.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Erin Hackathorn in advance at 319-335-4034 or