Project Updates

Funding Details of the Shaw and Wide Hollow Creeks flood control project

$2,667,500. FEMA funding for flood control work. Funding with Pre-Disaster Mitigation grant program. Funds obligated and awarded in 2016.

$200,000.  Department of Ecology grant for the City of Yakima bridges located at South 80th Avenue and Wide Hollow Road. Funds are secured and awarded to the City of Yakima.

$487,000. Centennial Clean water grant awarded to Yakima County by the Department of Ecology for channel construction and conveyance improvements for portions of the project that are related to water quality improvements.  This is a 3 year grant that will be available from 7/1/2016 – 7/1/2019. The North Yakima Conservation District is a primary partner and will provide the majority of the re-vegetation expertise, plant materials, and actual planting and stewardship activities. Additional grant funding will be pursued in next few years as the need arises for the project.