Churches receive stormwater fee discounts by starting ‘green’ ministries, sermons

Executive Director, Jodi Rose, spoke at a spirited celebration on Oct. 22 for the launch of a new stormwater program for houses of worship in Prince Georges County. Congregations in Prince Georges County can now participate in an Alternative Compliance Program to pay the stormwater fee and in so doing reduce or eliminate their fees. Read The Washington Post Article HERE

The launch of the Alternative Compliance Program at Forestville New Redeemer Baptist church pastored by Rev. Nathaniel Thomas, showcased plans for installing a raingarden, pervious parking lot, tree planting, and rain barrels, with all costs covered by the fees collected by the county. Reported by The Washington Post

Bill Breakey


Past IPC Board Member and Green Team Leader at Maryland Presbyterian Church