Permeable paved surfaces allow stormwater to seep into the ground while maintaining a durable surface for vehicles and people. Asphalt, concrete and pavers offer permeable options. A specially engineered layer of soil under the permeable paving cleans the runoff as it soaks in.
- Manages runoff and maintains a durable driving surface for cars and people
- Can add visual interest/design detail
- Eliminates puddles
- Three types of permeable pavement can be seen at Equinox Studios in Georgetown. For more information check out https://ecoss.org/projects/equinox/