The Heise Park Olentangy River Erosion Control Project
Pictures taken late October to early December, 2003
|The bank has slid into the river here. The Little League fields needed protection.||West of the Jefferson St bridge the protection was on the south side. It begins at the big pipe.||The machine fills the wire cages with limestone. Looking down from the Jefferson St. bridge.
|The cages are packed a little tighter with human help.
||Recontouring the bank was the only requirement here.|
|Working their way down the north side passing the Log Cabin and the basketball courts.|
|The Swimming Pool's corner had a severe erosion problem before this work.||That little barge brings the stones within reach of the machine.||Protection juts out for the corner of the Swimming Pool.
|The continuous new retainer is only on the north side from the Jefferson Street bridge to the Gill Avenue bridge.|
|View from the Gill Avenue bridge before the work.
||After. The only thing missing is the newly sowed grass.|
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