Environmental Services is working to stabilize Johnson Creek, protect and bury an exposed sewer pipe and manhole, and improve water quality and stream habitat by moving and restoring the creek channel and by restoring natural floodplain functions.
September 10, 2014 Construction Update
Work to Date
The contractor is nearing completion of the new stream channel. Most of the wood is placed and banks are stabilized with coir wrapped walls (see photo below).
The contractor will complete all instream work and open up the new channel to Johnson Creek the week of September 15, 2014. After Johnson Creek is flowing in the new channel the contractor will bury the old channel, finalize grading on the site and install the trail and overlooks.
For More Information
Contact Ali Young at 503-823-6199.