Limestone Creek, Local Flood Protection, Fayetteville, New York
CORPS OF ENGINEERS BUFFALO NY BUFFALO DISTRICT
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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.
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