Lower Longview Stream Bank Repair

Last updated Nov. 09, 2018 - 10:28 am
  • Planning
  • Design
  • Construction
  • Completed
  • Stream Restoration
  • $200,000
  • Stormwater Management (Lead)
  • Brown and Caldwell, Inc.
  • River Works, Inc.

Current Activity

Posted Friday, Nov. 9

Construction for this project is underway. The City repaired the stream at Lower Longview Drive by stabilizing the area. This reduces erosion and protects the stream. Planting along the stream bank will take place this winter.

Summary

The primary goal of this project is to repair 500 feet of eroded stream bank running north of New Bern Avenue at Longview Lake Drive. Repairs will include:

  • Introducing plants to the stream to provide stability;
  • Lowering the slopes above the normal flow line of the creek;
  • Extending a stormwater pipe that goes to the creek in order to prevent erosion in the future; and
  • Protecting the outlet of the stream.

Schedule

Project schedule with dates and descriptions
DateDescription
Fall 2017Project design complete
Spring 2018Project construction begins
Late Fall 2018Project construction complete (Planting to take place this winter)

History

This project is associated with additional efforts to restore Lower Longview Lake Dam.

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