Retaining Wall Update April 18

At first glance nothing much seems to have changed from last week.

At first glance nothing much seems to have changed from last week.

Last week, the project took a major step forward with construction of the wall foundation to the south of the bridge. An equal length of foundation will be constructed upstream and then the wall will be added on top of that.

The retaining wall foundation stretches along its southern length.

The retaining wall foundation stretching along its southern length.

At least the question of what to do with the existing blocks is answered. They will simply be kept in place behind the new wall. With the narrowing of the existing riverbed, I wonder what the erosion implications will be on the western bank.

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