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The City of Portland, Oregon

Environmental Services

working for clean rivers

Phone: 503-823-7740

Fax: 503-823-6995

1120 SW 5th Ave, Suite 613, Portland, OR 97204

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SE 28th Avenue Culvert Replacement (complete)

In summer 2010, the City of Portland and Reed College worked together on projects to enhance Crystal Springs Creek and remove fish passage barriers. Reed College completed a site restoration and stream re-meandering project on the west end of the Reed Canyon. Environmental Services replaced a two-foot diameter culvert under SE 28th Avenue with a larger culvert to improve fish passage.

Project Partners

Metro Nature in Neighborhoods Program

Oregon Watershed Enhancement Board

Johnson Creek Watershed Council

Media Coverage


photo of old SE 28th culvert


photo of new fish-friendly SE 28th Avenue culvert