Flood Gates at 9th Avenue North

PRESS RELEASE

TO:                 News Media, Mayor, City Council, City staff
SUBJECT:    Flood gates at 9th Avenue North
CONTACT:   Jason Craft, P.E., City Engineer

The flood gates at 9th Avenue North will be installed on Thursday, January 9, 2020, at 8:00 A.M.

This is being done in conjunction with the ongoing storm water pumping station project in Riverview Park.  The new pumping station will limit flash flooding of the lowest lying areas of Riverview Park, including the baseball field. 

The gates are expected to remain in for two weeks.

Please contact the Engineering Department at 563.244.3423 with any questions.