Federal Agencies

Hamilton County Park District
       Rehabilitation of Sharon Woods Lake
       Cincinnati, Ohio

The Hamilton County Park District engaged A. M. Kinney to provide creative and innovative engineering services for the rehabilitation/restoration of Sharon Woods Lake. The goal of the project was to restore the lake and surrounding area to a healthy, natural state and then insure that the lake, trails and picnic areas remain in these conditions. The scope of the work included the following activities: sediment trapping areas in upstream tributaries to keep as much sediment as possible from entering the lake; low flow bypassing system to route daily runoff from the golf course and other adjacent properties around the lake thus preventing nitrate and other chemical build up; golf course storm water detention basin; rehabilitation of existing boat dock facilities; wetland zone improvements; shoreline stabilization; permanent sediment disposal sites; future maintenance sediment disposal sites.
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 Hamilton County Park District