1120 SW 5th Avenue, Room 1000, Portland, OR 97204
Environmental Services along with community and agency partners are designing a project to remove the undersized and aging culvert below SW Boones Ferry Road and replace it with a restored streambed and a new bridge (see map). The existing culvert blocks all upstream fish passage and is too small to allow adequate flow during wet weather. In order to construct the new bridge, SW Boones Ferry Road will be closed for up to seven months beginning spring 2018. The new bridge and restored stream will allow fish passage, and provide a safe, streamside crossing for pedestrians and wildlife. The project is partially funded by a Metro Nature in the Neighborhoods Grant, and will help protect water quality and the environment.
The project aims to:
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Learn about recent pre-construction activities
Learn about stream restoration goals and benefits
A Metro grant boosts the Boones Ferry project
View comittee representatives and design plans