Hillside Lake Micro Wetland Basin Project (Permitted by the NYSDEC and the U.S. ACOE)

This Project will allow the construction of 3 small artificial wetlands to remove sediment.  The Basins are proposed to be located at Locations "A", "B" and "C" of the Dredging Project diagram below.


Hillside Lake Dredging Project (Permitted by the NYSDEC and the U.S. ACOE)

This Project will remove a total of approximately 100 cubic yards of sediment from the Lake at several outfall locations.

This Project is currently underway.  When the dredging is complete, Locations "A", "B" and "C" will be restored with the construction of a Micro Wetland as illustrated above.

Location "D" will be restored and be prepared for the construction of the Artificial Wetlands illustrated below.

 


Hillside Lake Water Quality Improvement Project (Permitted by the NYSDEC and the U.S. ACOE)

After years of planning and attaining State Grants, the Hillside Lake Water Quality Improvement Project will be constructed this spring.

The project consists of the construction of an artificial wetlands in vicinity of the beach area, and the redirection of street drainage towards the wetland.

This Project is starting and will break ground soon.