Downtown Chanhassen BMP Retrofit Assessment

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$48,000
Fund Source
Clean Water Fund
Recipient
Riley-Purgatory-Bluff Creek WD
Recipient Type
Local/Regional Government
Status
In Progress
Start Date
March 2015
End Date
December 2018
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Carver
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2013, Regular Session chapter 137
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$48,000
Other Funds Leveraged
$12,000
Direct expenses
$48,000
Administration costs
$82
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

To reduce watershed phosphorus loads to Rice Marsh Lake and improve the water quality in downstream Lake Riley, this project will result in a stormwater best management practice retrofit assessment project, identifying innovative retrofit opportunities that target soluble phosphorus and promote infiltration and groundwater recharge.

Source of Additional Funds

LOCAL LEVERAGED FUNDS

Recipient Board Members
Members for Riley-Purgatory-Bluff Creek WD are: Jill Crafton, Leslie Yetka, Mary Bisek, Perry Forster, Richard Chadwick
Project Overview

The downtown Chanhassen stormwater best management practice (BMP) retrofit assessment project will reduce watershed phosphorus loads to Rice Marsh Lake and improve the water quality in downstream Lake Riley, impaired for excess nutrients. This project will identify innovative BMP retrofit opportunities that target soluble phosphorus and promote infiltration and groundwater recharge within this highly-developed area. The downtown Chanhassen BMP retrofit assessment project will be performed in partnership with the City of Chanhassen.

Project Manager
First Name
Claire
Last Name
Bleser
Organization Name
Riley-Purgatory-Bluff Creek WD
Street Address
14500 Martin Drive
City
Eden Prairie
State
MN
Zip Code
55344
Phone
952-294-5976
Email
cbleser@rpbcwd.org
Competitive Grant Making Body
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No
Conflict of Interest Contact

Nicole Clapp