ACM Presents “Calming the Storm” - Expert Information to Answer your Storm Water Management Questions

Audience: Community association board members (officers or at-large members in a decision making role)
Where: American Community Management Hanover Office:
7484 Candlewood Road, Suite H, Hanover, Maryland 21076
When: Your choice of 12:30-2:00pm or 4:30-6:00pm on Thursday, January 30, 2014
Guest Speaker: David Thaler, renowned civil engineer with 40 years' experience in the Land Use industry, is president of DS Thaler & Associates, Inc., engineering firm. He was founding President of the National Association of Homebuilders and has been appointed to a variety of commissions and committees by the State of Maryland and Baltimore County, including Builders for the Bay and the Task Force on the Preservation of State Streams. He has spoken on land development and real estate issues for numerous professional organizations and institutions including the University of Baltimore School of Law, the Greater Baltimore Board of Realtors, the University of Maryland School of Architecture, the Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay, Johns Hopkins and Lehigh Universities. David will discuss storm water management issues important to Maryland residents, answering questions such as:
• What does the SWM pond created by the builder/developer of our community do?
• What obligations do we, the Community Association, have for repairs and replacement of the
pond, and what are the risks involved?
• How can we plan for, and possibly avoid, major renovations to the pond?
Also covered will be Storm Water Fees and current Federal and State legislation.
Contact Sara Rolf to register at with your name, association and desired session time. Due to limited space, RSVPs are required by Friday, January 24, 2014. We hope you can join us!