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Waterplace Park Dredging Project
News and General Information

Video: Waterplace Park Dredging Overview (Courtesy of J.F. Brennan, Inc.)

CRMC slated to begin dredging of Waterplace Park in November

Waterplace Park and Providence River Dredging Project October 2nd Public Meeting:
Presentation (PDF)
Questions and Answers (PDF)

Happy New Year from the CRMC and project partners!
Dredge Grand Calumet at night
Dredge Grand Calumet at night

Just a little PSA/Reminder: Please pick up after yourself! Trash and other items ends up in the river (see dredge cutter head at left)!

Dredging will start up again today and continue for approximately a week. Check back here for more updates.

Photographs
Dredge Grand Calumet at night

Dredge Grand Calumet at night

Rainy conditions at the dewatering site

Rainy conditions at the dewatering site

Goodbye Swan Island

Goodbye Swan Island

The barge

The barge

JF Brennan crew cleans debris from the dredge cutter head

JF Brennan crew cleans debris from the dredge cutter head

The cutter head

The cutter head

Debris pulled out of cutter head

Debris pulled out of cutter head

Another barrel of debris from the cutter head

Another barrel of debris from the cutter head

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