Accession Number:

ADA229738

Title:

Limestone Creek, Local Flood Protection, Fayetteville, New York

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

CORPS OF ENGINEERS BUFFALO NY BUFFALO DISTRICT

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1990-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

195.0

Abstract:

Fayetteville is a small village located in the lower portion of the Limestone Creek drainage Basin. Both residential and commercial developments are subject to periodic flooding. Expected average annual damages are 701,800. The selected plan provides protection from floods having a probability of occurrence of once in 100-years. The structural features of the plan are 3,650 feet of levee, 600 feet of concrete flood wall, about 325 feet of berm and 25,000 square feet of riprap. Keywords Flood control Levees Banks waterways Channel flow Drainagegeographic basins Environmental impact statement Natural resources.

Subject Categories:

  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE