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Padden Creek Daylighting

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Project Overview: EV-0004

Padden Creek Daylighting Pre-constructionThis project involves re-routing 2,200 feet of Padden Creek from the existing brick tunnel into a natural stream channel to allow fish passage, improve habitat and reduce flooding.  WSDOT is removing the fish barrier by building a bridge in the vicinity of 20th Street.

Update - October 2013

Accomplishments: WSDOT construction on Old Fairhaven Parkway continues. Design of the creek continues toward the 90% level. Permit preparation has begun.

Next Milestones: Design anticipated to be complete in the spring of 2014 incorporating feedback from WDFW. Permitting to begin.

JARPA - Padden Creek Daylighting (PDF) August 2013

Open House #1 June 4, 2013 

Affected Neighborhoods

Happy Valley, South

Project Manager

Craig Mueller, P.E.
Project Engineer
Phone: (360) 778-7922
Email Public Works

Project Details

Construction Photographs

Deconstruction of house on 22nd St.  Deconstruction Nov. 2010  Deconstruction Nov. 2010  Deconstruction Nov. 2010  Bellingham Herald from 1902 from walls

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