MPRB approves contract with Barr Engineering

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Hiawatha Golf Course Update

MPRB approves contract with Barr Engineering

At its October 7, 2015 meeting, the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) Board of Commissioners approved a contract with Barr Engineering Company to assess the hydrologic conditions at Hiawatha Golf Course. In September, the MPRB learned that it might be pumping as much at 273 million gallons of water from the golf course property into Lake Hiawatha. In order to fully understand storm water and ground water conditions, Barr will be performing a number of investigations during the next several weeks and updating existing hydrologic models with information gained from their investigations. Barr’s work in anticipated to be completed within three months.