Sediment Removal Plan, Reeder Reservoir on Ashland Creek, Ashland, Oregon

Client: The City of Ashland

The sediment removal plan focused on the sediment pools located on both the east and west forks of Ashland Creek, immediately upstream from Reeder reservoir. The pools are full and the primary objective is to obtain a fill and removal permit that will allow the two sediment pools to be cleaned out to maintain the capacity of Reeder Reservoir which supplies drinking water to the City of Ashland. The permit phase of the project was commissioned by the Ashland Public Works Department and was completed in August of 2013. The implementation of the plan will take place in October of 2013. The joint fill and removal permit and associated sediment removal plan encompassed the following elements: