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.
October 9, 2014 Construction Update
Work to Date
The contractor is installing erosion control fabric, grading the trail, laying fabric and gravel (see photo below), and continuing to grade out the remainder of the site above the creek.
The contractor will continue grading the site, installing the trail and begin building the overlooks. Work crews will finish at the site around mid-November. The Environmental Services Watershed Revegetation Program will begin planting the site in February 2015. The contractor will hydroseed the site to control erosion until the plants are established.
For More Information
Contact Ali Young at 503-823-6199.