Monthly Archive: August 2008

Minutes for August 26, 2008 Meeting

Meeting Notes
August 26, 2008

Kevin Stoops (Seattle Parks & Recreation)
Sheila Harrison (contracted engineering firm)
Rick Johnson (Seattle Public Utilities)
Frank McDonald (Seattle Public Utilities)
Jerry SemrauRichard FlemingMarcia NormanMary Lou KnoxGayle GarmanKris FullerRob ZisetteEllen HewittBill Wilson (new)

A. Water Inputs to Green Lake
Richard Fleming, FOGL

  1. Local street drains around Green Lake empty into the combined sewers and bypass the lake. Most water entering Green Lakes comes from rain on the lake surface. Storm water entering Green Lake comes via the Densmore Drain. The Densmore Drain carries runoff from as far north as Bitter Lake and from along Aurora Ave to the City boundary at N 145th. The Densmore Drain overflows into Green Lake after long or intense storms.
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