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Project: Florin Creek Multi-Use Basin

Description: The project constructs an approximately 35 acre-foot detention basin. A weir will be constructed at the north bank of Florin Creek at Florin Creek Park to allow floodwaters to spill into the park in storm events exceeding an approximate 25-year storm. Lower flows of more frequent events will be allowed to enter a portion of the basin.

Reference Number: 3860-P1E-590

Implemented By: Sacramento Area Flood Control Agency

Objective: Manage stormwater runoff to reduce flood damage and where feasible, provide other benefits, including groundwater recharge, water quality improvement, and ecosystem restoration.

Type: Water Management

Total Cost: $3,819,626.67

Project Status: Complete and Fully Paid

On Time?: Yes    Within Scope?: Yes    Within Budget?: Yes

Estimated Completion: 12/31/2016    Actual Completion: 9/8/2017

Associated Counties: Sacramento

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Local Contribution9/20/2013$1,909,910.00
Prop. 1E, Stormwater/Flood Management9/20/2013$1,909,716.67

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
Water ManagementStormwater Flood / Capture  


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