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Project: Flood Control Improvements along Lower Kaweah River & Mill Creek System for City of Visalia

Description: Construction and/or the expansion of off-stream transitory storage basins located on distributaries of the Lower Kaweah River. The combination of the basins will significantly increase the available transitory storage available to capture peak flood flows in Mill Creek so 25 to 100-year storm events can be better managed and significantly reduce flood damages in the City of Visalia.Total project amount includes State support costs for project implementation.

Reference Number: 3860-PM-473

Implemented By: City of Visalia

Objective: Flood protection.

Type: Acquisition Fee Title, Water Management

Total Cost: $6,652,805.62

Project Status: Project Implementation

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

Estimated Completion: 6/30/2023    Actual Completion:

Associated Counties: Tulare

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Local Contribution8/30/2016$1,971,545.00
Prop. 84, Flood Corridor Program11/27/2018$0.00
Prop. 1E, Flood Corridor Program4/29/2013$4,681,260.62

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
Acquisition Fee TitleFlood Control/Protection Corridor36acres acquired
Water ManagementWater Storage -- Surface  


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