Resilient St. Vrain
Would you like a member of the project team to visit your civic group or community organization to share updates about the Resilient St. Vrain project? Contact the Public Information Specialist to schedule a presentation.
September 15: 2018 City of Longmont & Boulder County 3rd Annual Preparedness Fair, hosted by the City of Longmont and the Boulder Office of Emergency Management. Boulder County Fairgrounds.August 21: Update to City Council on status of Resilient St. Vrain project.
- See the presentation materials (PDF, 21 MB)
- Watch the presentation to City Council (start at 1:24:13)
September 16: 2017 City of Longmont & Boulder County Preparedness Fair, hosted by the City of Longmont and the Boulder Office of Emergency Management. Boulder County Fairgrounds.
August 24: Resiliency Open House at Longmont Museum. Project information included updated floodplain maps, South Pratt Parkway Bridge Replacement, Resilient St. Vrain, Dickens Farm Nature Area, and St. Vrain Blueprint. Learn more about the event >
July 18: Update to City Council on status of Resilient St. Vrain project.
March 2: Big Projects Open House at Longmont Civic Center. Project Information presented included draft floodplain maps and illustrations of expected vegetation levels in project areas from Main Street to BNSF railroad bridge. Visit the Plans, Maps, Reports webpage for links to those items.
February 16: Flood Risk Management Study Open House. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) has partnered with the City of Longmont to conduct a feasibility study along the St. Vrain Creek. View the USACE open house presentation (PDF, 3MB)
November 4: Bike & Learn--Resilient St. Vrain. Bicycle tour with City staff to learn about upcoming work on Resilient St. Vrain flood protection, Dickens Farm Nature Area and the status of bridge projects at Main Street and South Pratt Parkway. Missed the event or want to revisit the route? Take a virtual tour from anywhere at any time >
September 14: PreparAthon and Resilience Fair. View video highlights of the fair >
May 16: Big Projects Plus Open House at Longmont Museum. See the informational boards presented (PDF)
April 29: Video short aired at Front Range Film Festival. View the Resilient St. Vrain video >
March 30-April 29: Public review period for draft Environmental Assessment (EA). Review the EA and other related documents >
March 1: Big Projects Open House at Longmont Civic Center. See the informational boards presented (PDF)
February 19: City Council Retreat at Longmont Museum. View the presentation to the City Council >
December 16: Great Divide movie screening. A video introducing Resilient St. Vrain was shown during this sold out event on the importance of water in Colorado and beyond. View the Resilient St. Vrain video >
December 9: Public Notice - Resilient St. Vrain US Army Corps of Engineers Section 404 Permit Application
October 15: National Disaster Resilience Competition public hearing. See the informational boards presented (6 MB PDF)
August 25: Open House at Longmont Civic Center to share preliminary design plans and explain the decision-making process, timeline and funding
- See the informational boards presented (8 MB PDF)
- Watch the presentation to City Council (start at 2:43:00)
July 11: Booth at Rhythm on the River community event
March 24: Public hearing and NEPA (National Environmental Policy Act) scoping meeting
March 4: Table at multi-department City of Longmont "Big Projects" open house