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Cordata Trail to Meadowbrook Court

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Cordata Trail to Meadowbrook Court

Description

This project included the construction of a trail connection from the main trail through Cordata Park to Meadowbrook Court.  The trail is 6' wide with a 1' shoulder and includes a bridge across a wetland.  Construction included temporary erosion and sedimentation controls, tree protection, clearing limits, grading, compost amended vegetated filter strip along portions of the trail and mitigation planning.

Cordata Park is located in north Bellingham, which over the last 20 years has experienced significant growth.  This property was acquired for a neighborhood park and greenway corridor.  The park area includes approximately 27 acres of green space, wetlands, a regional detention facility, and critical habitat areas.

Funding

$193,512 Park Impact Fees

Status

Completed Fall 2011.  Monitoring of Wetland Buffer Enhancement Planting will be in effect until 2017.

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