Minimal Impact Design Standards

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$103,620
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$231,444
Fund Source
Clean Water Fund
Recipient
Barr Engineering
Recipient Type
For-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
August 2012
End Date
June 2014
Activity Type
Research
Counties Affected
Statewide
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$103,620
Number of full time equivalents funded
1.04
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$231,444
Number of full time equivalents funded
2.31
Project Overview

The Minimal Impact Design Standards (MIDS) project represents the next generation of stormwater management in Minnesota. MIDS offers guidelines, recommendations and tools that help low impact development practices be implemented more uniformly across Minnesota's landscape and provides guidance to effectively implement the concepts and practices of low impact development. Products include performance goals for new development, redevelopment and linear projects, a graphic user interface calculator and flexible treatment options for sites design. Best management practices include: permeable pavement, reuse, pretreatment, turf, swales and iron enhanced sand filters.

Project Manager
First Name
Anne
Last Name
Gelbmann
Organization Name
MPCA
Street Address
520 Lafayette Road North
City
St. Paul
State
MN
Zip Code
55155
Phone
651-757-2384
Email
anne.gelbmann@state.mn.us