Produced for HULL IS THIS, 11th September 2020
A community research project led by the University of Sheffield is seeking city residents’ thoughts about rainwater management in urban areas, with a focus on flood alleviation and community wellbeing.
The MAGIC project grew out of a previous one-year research project that happened in 2019. It was officially called The MOCA project, but became known as The Rain Tank project. That project asked residents to install tanks to collect rainwater, and to empty those tanks before heavy rain was forecast to increase immediate storage capacity, and decrease pressure on urban drains.
Full article on HULL IS THIS here: https://hullisthis.news/magic-projects-gather-residents-views-on-rainwater-management-and-action