Deer Park installed a Rain Garden in the Ferndale Subdivision a few years ago. Questions have been raised about the Rain Garden and the Village hosted an Information Session presented by Gewalt Hamilton and Applied Ecological Services on September 28, 2015 to cover topics of concern.
Why a rain garden?
What are options during design?
What should a rain garden look like?
Plant selection and maintenance.
The following are the slides from the meeting and the video presentation: