Watkins Area Stormwater Treatment

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$351,906
Fund Source
Clean Water Fund
Recipient
Clearwater River WD
Recipient Type
Local/Regional Government
Status
In Progress
Start Date
March 2015
End Date
December 2018
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Meeker
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2013, Regular Session chapter 137
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$351,906
Other Funds Leveraged
$231,909
Direct expenses
$351,906
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Construction of a stormwater treatment facility to treat runoff from 6,500 acre urban and agricultural drainage area in and around the City of Watkins, MN. The result is an annual phosphorus reduction of 796 pounds to Lake Betsy, the Clearwater River, and the Clearwater River Chain of Lakes, as well as an oxygen demand reduction benefit of 10% for the Clearwater River.

Source of Additional Funds

LOCAL LEVERAGED FUNDS

Recipient Board Members
Members for Clearwater River WD are: Christopher Uecker, Jerry Risberg, Mary Ellen Wells, Robert Schiefelbein
Project Overview

This project will construct a stormwater treatment facility to treat runoff from 6,500 acre urban and agricultural drainage area in and around the City of Watkins, MN. The result is an annual phosphorus reduction of 796 pounds to Lake Betsy, the Clearwater River, and the Clearwater River Chain of Lakes.

Project Manager
First Name
Dennis
Last Name
Loewen
Organization Name
Clearwater River WD
Street Address
75 Elm Street East
City
Annandale
State
MN
Zip Code
553020481
Phone
(320) 274-3935
Email
loewen.dennis@yahoo.com
Competitive Grant Making Body
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No
Conflict of Interest Contact

Nicole Clapp