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Project: LD1-EIP-Lower Feather River Setback Levee at Star Bend

Description: The construction of the 3,400 -foot long Setback Levee at Starbend will provide 200 year flood protection to the surrounding urban areas.

Reference Number: 3860-P1E-014

Implemented By: Sutter County Levee District 1 (LD1)

Objective: To provide 200 year flood protection to the surrounding area and to convert up to 45 acres of land on the river side of the setback levee to riparian habitat.

Type: Acquisition Easement, Restoration, Infrastructure Improvement

Total Cost: $17,084,263.13

Project Status: Complete and Fully Paid

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

Estimated Completion: 6/30/2014    Actual Completion: 6/30/2014

Associated Counties: Sutter

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Local Contribution6/16/2008$4,450,000.00
Prop. 1E, Early Implementation Program (EIP)1/12/2015$12,634,263.13

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
Acquisition EasementFlood Control/Protection Corridor21acres acquired
RestorationEcosystem: Riparian Habitat45acres restored/assessed/managed
Infrastructure ImprovementNew Levee Construction0.64miles of levee constructed


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