Table 4. Stakeholder group meetings during the research process. The participants were the members of the study site team and local stakeholders..


Meeting no. Date Venue No. of participants (no. of local stakeholders in parentheses) Main tasks
1 November 13, 2007 Södertälje Town Hall 26 (19) Stakeholder group formed. Policy issue discussion.
2 April 17, 2008 Himmerfjärden Sewage Treatment Plant, Grödinge 14 (9) Policy issue and policy option discussion. Questionnaire 1.
3 November 6, 2008 Xenter, Tumba 15 (8) First result of simulation model. Discussion of scenarios.
4 May 28, 2009 Enveco office, Skärholmen 11 (7) Discussion of Programmes of Measures for Water Framework Directive.
5 November 19, 2009 Enveco office, Skärholmen 14 (7) First result of scenario simulation. Discussion of use of the model. Ouestionnaire 2.
6 March 23, 2010 Stockholm County Administrative Board, Stockholm 17 (9) New stakeholder group with potential end-users.
7 December 9, 2010 Södertälje Town Hall 12 (6) Summary of SPICOSA experience, and discussion of future possibilities. Creation of interim board for a possible Water Council for Himmerfjärden.