Monthly Archives: August 2017

August 16th Del City FORTIFIED Home Lunch and Learn for Building Code Officials and Building Inspectors

IBHS FORTIFIED Home™ High Wind / High Wind and Hail Lunch and Learn for Building Code Officials and Inspectors* *This education course Applying Fortified Home Concepts for Residential Construction in Oklahoma has been approved by the International Code Council for … Continue reading

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August 6, 2017 Tornado

These photos were taken on Monday August 7, 2017 of the commercial area between Yale and I-44 on East 41st Street, with two additional photos of a residential area just to the west of 41st Street and Yale. Our Executive … Continue reading

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August Key Message: Low Impact Development

Low Impact Development (LID) Improves Water Quality and Quantity What is low impact development (LID)? It is a development and engineering design approach used to maintain pre-developed or natural site hydrology under post-development conditions. LID improves both stormwater quantity and … Continue reading

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August Hazards of the Month: Drought and Expansive Soils

Sneaky and Silent, Drought and Expansive Soils can impact our community in ways that are less visible than their flashier stormy cousins. DROUGHT Drought can sneak up on a region over time (compared to flooding) but can be aggravated by … Continue reading

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