Government & Communities

SLR has a team of experienced, dedicated professionals with a strong background in supporting local governments and communities in managing the planning, environmental, and engineering aspects of infrastructure projects - helping our clients meet their sustainability objectives.

Overview

SLR supports clients in adapting to the effects of climate change by identifying community vulnerabilities, developing risk mitigation solutions, addressing coastal resilience, providing for safe and efficient transportation networks and utility systems, and reducing greenhouse gases by improving access to sustainable waste management and travel. We provide cost effective solutions that comply with or exceed regulatory requirements.

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Government & Communities Related Capabilities

Climate Resilience & Mitigation Planning

SLR supports clients in their climate adaption and resiliency planning.

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Planning, Permitting, Environmental & Social Impact Assessments

SLR can provide clients with a range of planning and permitting support.

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Process & Civil Engineering

Our civil and structural teams are committed to providing sustainable, creative and efficient engineering solutions for our communities.

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Smart Mobility & Sustainable Transportation Solutions​

SLR offers a broad range of services in transport planning, design and construction.

Sustainable Waste Management & Circular Thinking

You can read more about how we support clients in their circular thinking.

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Transactional & ESG Support​

SLR can provide ESG strategic advisory and transactional support to clients.

Supporting Technical Services

Water Resource Studies, Engineering & Natural Capital

SLR’s work in this area seeks to protect water and nature within the communities where we live, work and play.

Government & Communities Projects

  • Project

    North America

    Multiple confidential clients

    Built Environment

    Evaluating AFFF options & developing foam management best practices


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    North America

    Multiple confidential clients

    Built Environment

    AFFF emergency response activities


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    Dunedin, New Zealand

    Ōtākou Health Limited

    Government & Communities

    Te Kāika Wellbeing Hub Development


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    Preston, UK

    Vision-led planning - Pickerings Farm, Penwortham

    Built Environment

    Vision-led planning - Pickerings Farm


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    Brattleboro, Vermont, USA

    Brattleboro Housing Partnership

    Infrastructure

    Melrose Terrace floodplain restoration


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  • Project

    New Zealand

    Ministry for Primary Industries

    Government & Communities

    Developing New Zealand’s National Policy Statement for Highly Productive Land (NPS-HPL)


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    UK

    Plantlife International and WWF

    Government & Communities

    UK grassland trends and ecosystem service delivery


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    Farmington, Connecticut, USA

    Town of Farmington

    Infrastructure

    South Road at Colt Highway and Two-Mile Road Roundabout Project


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    New Zealand

    Greater Wellington Regional Council

    Government & Communities

    Guidance for Marine Offsetting and Compensation in New Zealand


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    London, UK

    City of London

    Government & Communities

    Understanding the business case for volunteering


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    Keene, New Hampshire, USA

    City of Keene, NH

    Built Environment

    Patricia T. Russell Park


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    Australia

    Confidential

    Built Environment

    Foam evaluation: Comparative persistence, bioaccumulation and toxicity


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    Bridgewater, Massachusetts, USA

    The Nature Conservancy / Town of Bridgewater, MA

    Infrastructure

    High Street Dam removal and Bridge replacement


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  • Project

    Melbourne, Australia

    National Health and Medical Research Council

    Government & Communities

    Evidence evaluations for Australian drinking water guidelines


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  • Project

    Lanesville, New York, USA

    Ashokan Watershed Stream Management Program

    Infrastructure

    Stony Clove Creek stream turbidity reduction


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  • Project

    Australia

    Confidential

    Manufacturing & Industry

    PFAS fingerprinting and source apportionment


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    Harrison, New York, USA

    AvalonBay Communities, Inc.

    Built Environment

    Harrison transit-oriented development


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    Kōpū, New Zealand

    Urban Solutions (For Thames-Coromandel District Council)

    Government & Communities

    Kōpū Marine Precinct Development


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    South Strafford, VT, USA

    Nobis on behalf of U.S. EPA

    Mining & Minerals

    Failure mode and effect analysis for Elizabeth Mine


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  • Project

    Auckland, New Zealand

    Auckland Council Licensing & Regulatory

    Government & Communities

    Earthworks and Streamworks Monitoring


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