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The Nine Mile Creek Watershed District is partnering with the City of Edina to study and implement stormwater improvements at Bristol & Mavelle Park.

Project Description

Infographic describing co benefits of Lynmar Project Conepts
PDF of the multiple benefits of a potential project in Bristol & Mavelle Park

The project goals are to:

  • Improve the water quality of Lake Edina, and downstream water resources
  • Reduce flood risk in the South Cornelia neighborhood
  • Enhance natural resources, including improving pollinator habitat
  • Keep a portion of the space open for passive recreation
  • Consult residents in the process

This project is part of the larger Lake Cornelia & Lake Edina Improvement Project.

Public Hearing

Stormwater infiltration basin concept graphic
Stormwater infiltration basin concept graphic (March 2022)

A public hearing for the Lynmar Basin Stormwater Retrofit project was held on March 3, 2022. Thank you to all the interested residents that attended. The Nine Mile Creek Watershed District Board of Managers ordered the project at its March 16, 2022, regular board meeting. Read the project feasibility report.

Community Meetings

Multiple open houses and community meetings were held to gather community feedback about the concept plan for this project. Look at the results of those meetings here: bettertogetheredina.org/bristol-mavelle-park

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Studies and Reports

Lynmar Basin Feasibility Report

Lake Cornelia and Lake Edina Water Quality Improvement Project Feasibility Study/Preliminary Engineering Report

Lake Cornelia and Lake Edina Water Quality Improvement Project Feasibility Study/Preliminary Engineering Report Appendices

Lake Cornelia and Lake Edina Water Quality Study Summary_2019

Lake Cornelia and Lake Edina Water Quality Study_2019

Lake Cornelia and Lake Edina Water Quality Study Appendices

Funding

The District has received grant funds from the Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources funds through the Clean Water, Land and Legacy Amendment, for planning, design and construction work for the project to offset capital improvement funds utilized by the District to implement the project.

More information

Check out the Better Together Edina website for additional information on this project: bettertogetheredina.org/bristol-mavelle-park

Questions?

Contact Randy Anhorn, District Adminsitrator, at 952-835-2078.