Date:

Wednesday, September 30, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Host Organization:

CleanMed Virtual Series

Find out how a hospital in a low-income Baltimore neighborhood planted 48,000 trees and plants to improve the health of patients and community, while addressing stormwater runoff.

MedStar Harbor Hospital’s:

  • project protects the facility and neighborhood from 20 million gallons of stormwater runoff each year.
  • garden provides a healing public green space in the neighborhood that is home to Baltimore’s largest public housing project.
  • green spaces clean the air and help manage increased flooding and heat associated with climate change.