Old Big Blue River Beautification

Project Description

The Old Big Blue River Stormwater Management and Beautification project (Pretty Ditch, Phase V) involves extending stormwater infrastructure north of McCall Road; adding a 10-foot multi-use trail on McCall Road and North Third Street; and adding a pedestrian crossing on Tuttle Creek Boulevard from McCall to Third.


The Kansas Department of Transportation awarded a Transportation Alternatives grant for this project. Construction cost is estimated at $1.3 million. The city's share is $397,319 to be paid from a combination of funds.


Construction is expected to begin summer of 2018 and continue through the year. 

Related Projects

Pretty Ditch, Phase I-IV
(Other Transportation Alternative Grant Projects)
Juliette Avenue Brick Rehabilitation
Safe Routes to School, Phase 2