Budget/Funding

Funding for this project came from the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection 319, Non-Point Source Pollution Program. A table outlining the total construction costs is provided below.  Construction of the Infiltration Trench began in the spring of 2004. Villanova University contributed substantial matching funds to the project.

Activity

Cost

Garage Piping

$4,900

Marking Electrical utilities

$500

Construction

$19,500

Eco Pavers Installation

$3,000

Total construction cost

$27,900

The Eco Pavers for the Infiltration Trench were donated by EP Henry. The construction costs do not include research and monitoring equipment costs. Thanks to the Villanova Facilities Management office for their help in the construction process, with special thanks to Mr. Nick Grosso.