Prairie Hills 1 & Hidden Valley Park Pond Dredging


The 2022 Prairie Hills 1 and Hidden Valley Park Pond Dredging Project includes sediment removal from the constructed stormwater ponds and miscellaneous repair of pond bank erosion and associated infrastructure.


Prairie Hills #1

Prairie Hills #1 is located in the west side of the neighborhood surrounded by Eveleth Avenue, Lupine Avenue, Cannon Valley Drive and North Avenue.

Hidden Valley Park Pond

Hidden Valley Park Pond is located in the middle of the neighborhood surrounded by Hidden Valley Road, Peterson Drive, Lincoln Street, and Heritage Drive.

2022 Pond Dredging

Plans and files

Construction Newsletter (PDF)

Project process

Project Process (PDF)


January 25, 2022 Neighborhood Meeting #1
5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
City Hall Council Chambers

Presentation #1 1-25-2022 (PDF)

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  1. Cole Johnson

    Cole Johnson

    Water Quality Technician

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